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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 7:03 PM EDT on May 02, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 02, 2016


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 138 remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT

VA
. Virginia counties included are

Albemarle Alleghany Amherst
Appomattox Arlington Augusta
Bath Bedford Bland
Botetourt Buchanan Buckingham
Campbell Carroll Charlotte
Craig Culpeper Dickenson
Fairfax Fauquier Floyd
Franklin Giles Grayson
Greene Halifax Henry
Highland King George Lee
Loudoun Madison Montgomery
Nelson Orange Page
Patrick Pittsylvania Prince William
Pulaski Rappahannock Roanoke
Rockbridge Rockingham Russell
Scott Smyth Spotsylvania
Stafford Tazewell Washington
wise Wythe


Virginia independent cities included are

Alexandria Bristol Buena Vista
Charlottesville Covington Danville
Fairfax Fredericksburg Galax
Harrisonburg Lexington Lynchburg
Manassas Manassas Park Martinsville
Norton Radford Roanoke
Salem Staunton Waynesboro




Special Statement

Statement as of 7:18 PM EDT on May 02, 2016

Expires 7:30 PM EDT on May 02, 2016


... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect
northeastern Patrick... northwestern Amherst... eastern Roanoke...
southern Rockbridge... western Franklin... eastern Floyd... city of
Roanoke... City of Buena Vista... southeastern Botetourt and
northwestern Bedford counties...

At 718 PM EDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from near Collierstown to near Mabry Mill... and moving
northeast at 25 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Roanoke...
Salem...
Vinton...
Lexington...
and Buena Vista.

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

Lat... Lon 3786 7915 3684 8006 3678 8044 3773 7963
time... Mot... loc 2318z 246deg 23kt 3771 7961 3676 8044

Ds

632 PM EDT Mon may 2 2016

... A strong thunderstorm will affect eastern Surry... northern Stokes
and southern Patrick counties...

At 632 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was over Dobson... moving
northeast at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph and dime size hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Mount Airy...
Fairview...
Flat Rock...
Dobson...
and Pilot Mountain.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

This storm may intensify... so be certain to monitor local radio and
TV stations... as well as local cable TV outlets... for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

Lat... Lon 3627 8072 3646 8082 3656 8067 3656 8061
      3659 8062 3664 8054 3665 8049 3670 8046
      3674 8039 3654 8003 3652 8003
time... Mot... loc 2232z 244deg 26kt 3643 8069

As

Record Report

Statement as of 2:53 AM EDT on May 02, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Blacksburg VA...

A record rainfall of 1.1 inch(es) was set at Blacksburg VA
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 0.91 set in 2015.
Official records at Blacksburg VA date back to 1952.


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