Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
130 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

VAZ011-014-061800-
MONTGOMERY VA-GILES VA-
130 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  EAST CENTRAL GILES COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 200 PM EDT

* AT 116 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR NEWPORT...MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT 5
  MPH.

* WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM. VERY HEAVY
  RAIN IS FALLING IN A SMALL AREA...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON
  ROADWAYS AND QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BLACKSBURG...
  NEWPORT...
  AND PRICES FORK.

THIS INCLUDES VIRGINIA TECH.

LAT...LON 3725 8039 3716 8050 3719 8054 3719 8052
      3720 8052 3721 8053 3720 8055 3725 8060
      3733 8049
TIME...MOT...LOC 1713Z 222DEG 6KT 3726 8052

$$

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