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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 5:11 PM EDT on September 02, 2015

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on September 02, 2015


... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 600 PM EDT
for northern Amherst and east central Rockbridge counties and the
city of Buena Vista...

At 510 PM EDT... a severe thunderstorm was located over Alto... moving
east at 30 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...
Lexington...
Buena Vista...
Buena Vista City...
Clifford...
and Forks of Buffalo.

This includes vmi.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Prepare immediately for large hail and damaging winds. For your
safety... move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy
building. Stay away from windows.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm... and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

When it is safe to do so... please send your reports of hail of any
size... as well as any reports of wind damage... including downed trees
or large limbs... to the National Weather Service by calling toll free
at 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Reports and pictures can also be
shared on the National Weather Service Blacksburg facebook Page and
on twitter.


Lat... Lon 3786 7915 3781 7917 3781 7914 3778 7911
      3778 7907 3772 7907 3770 7903 3770 7899
      3762 7894 3768 7945 3777 7944 3779 7942
      3779 7944 3786 7944 3788 7915
time... Mot... loc 2110z 274deg 25kt 3776 7920

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 60mph


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Special Statement

Statement as of 4:48 PM EDT on September 02, 2015

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on September 02, 2015


... A strong thunderstorm will affect city of Buena Vista... northern
Amherst... city of Lexington and central Rockbridge counties
through 6 PM EDT...

At 447 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was near Collierstown... moving
east at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Lexington...
Buena Vista...
Lexington City...
Buena Vista City...
and Clifford.

This includes vmi.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Lat... Lon 3788 7915 3786 7915 3781 7917 3781 7914
      3778 7911 3778 7908 3777 7907 3772 7907
      3770 7903 3770 7899 3768 7898 3768 7897
      3767 7897 3763 7894 3771 7963 3789 7961
time... Mot... loc 2047z 274deg 28kt 3779 7953

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448 PM EDT Wed Sep 2 2015

... A strong thunderstorm will affect city of Buena Vista... northern
Amherst... city of Lexington and central Rockbridge counties
through 6 PM EDT...

At 447 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was near Collierstown... moving
east at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Lexington...
Buena Vista...
Lexington City...
Buena Vista City...
and Clifford.

This includes vmi.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Lat... Lon 3788 7915 3786 7915 3781 7917 3781 7914
      3778 7911 3778 7908 3777 7907 3772 7907
      3770 7903 3770 7899 3768 7898 3768 7897
      3767 7897 3763 7894 3771 7963 3789 7961
time... Mot... loc 2047z 274deg 28kt 3779 7953

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448 PM EDT Wed Sep 2 2015

... A strong thunderstorm will affect city of Buena Vista... northern
Amherst... city of Lexington and central Rockbridge counties
through 6 PM EDT...

At 447 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was near Collierstown... moving
east at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Lexington...
Buena Vista...
Lexington City...
Buena Vista City...
and Clifford.

This includes vmi.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Lat... Lon 3788 7915 3786 7915 3781 7917 3781 7914
      3778 7911 3778 7908 3777 7907 3772 7907
      3770 7903 3770 7899 3768 7898 3768 7897
      3767 7897 3763 7894 3771 7963 3789 7961
time... Mot... loc 2047z 274deg 28kt 3779 7953

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