Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
830 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

VAC185-WVC055-089-260130-
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-MERCER WV-
830 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 829 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BECKLEY TO
  NEAR WAR...MOVING TO THE EAST AT 25 MPH.

* PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE
  STORMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BLUEFIELD...
  PRINCETON...
  RICHLANDS...
  TAZEWELL...
  AND HINTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE STORMS WILL WEAKEN MOVING EAST INTO THE COUNTY...SO MONITOR
LOCAL RADIO AND TELEVISION FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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LAT...LON 3715 8190 3724 8174 3721 8156 3727 8142
      3758 8119 3772 8097 3768 8088 3782 8094
      3787 8080 3784 8075 3771 8066 3735 8085
      3722 8128 3715 8133 3709 8127 3699 8147
      3699 8148 3700 8148 3702 8147 3696 8178
TIME...MOT...LOC 0026Z 284DEG 26KT 3778 8116 3730 8171

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