641  
WUUS51 KRLX 070252  
SVRRLX  
VAC027-051-070330-  
/O.NEW.KRLX.SV.W.0121.200807T0252Z-200807T0330Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
1052 PM EDT THU AUG 6 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NORTH CENTRAL DICKENSON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
WEST CENTRAL BUCHANAN COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 1051 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER BELCHER, OR  
NEAR BREAKS INTERSTATE, MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE  
TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
BREAKS INTERSTATE AND BIG ROCK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND  
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.  
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE'S LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER, IF YOU CAN  
HEAR THUNDER, YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.  
 
PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY  
CALLING TOLL FREE, 800 401 9535, WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 
YOU MAY ALSO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER BY POSTING YOUR REPORT TO THE  
CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FACEBOOK PAGE, OR  
BY USING THE TWITTER HASHTAG, NWSRLX.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3727 8235 3728 8234 3728 8233 3740 8217  
3739 8205 3721 8218  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0251Z 300DEG 14KT 3734 8236  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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