026  
WFUS51 KRNK 012322  
TORRNK  
VAC023-163-020000-  
/O.NEW.KRNK.TO.W.0009.200801T2322Z-200802T0000Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
722 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
NORTH CENTRAL BOTETOURT COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 800 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 722 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED OVER EAGLE ROCK, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
EAGLE ROCK...  
AND GALA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3757 7977 3762 7986 3777 7977 3766 7957  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2322Z 221DEG 11KT 3760 7982  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...0.00IN  
 

 
 
RR  
 
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