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WWUS81 KRLX 162043
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston WV
443 PM EDT Tue Aug 16 2022

WVZ517-518-162130-
Southeast Fayette WV-Northwest Fayette WV-
443 PM EDT Tue Aug 16 2022

...A cluster of showers with heavy rain will impact portions of
western and central Fayette County through 530 PM EDT...

At 440 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Fayetteville, moving southeast at 10 mph.

HAZARD...Heavy rainfall of up to an inch per hour.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Heavy rainfall could cause ponding of water on roads and
         localized minor flooding.

Locations impacted include...
Fayetteville, Babcock State Park, Oak Hill, Mount Hope, Ansted,
Hawks Nest State Park, New River Gorge National park, Powellton and
Thurmond.

This includes the following highways...
 West Virginia Turnpike between mile markers 57 and 64.
 Route 19 between mile markers 7 and 24.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm and may lead to
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways. Turn Around, Don't Drown!

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to travel across
flooded roads. Find alternate routes. It takes only a few inches of
swiftly flowing water to carry vehicles away.

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LAT...LON 3800 8137 3817 8114 3804 8089 3792 8105
      3791 8120
TIME...MOT...LOC 2040Z 305DEG 10KT 3800 8108

MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN
MAX WIND GUST...30 MPH

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WWUS81 KRLX 162058
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston WV
458 PM EDT Tue Aug 16 2022

WVZ009-010-019-162130-
Ritchie WV-Wood WV-Pleasants WV-
458 PM EDT Tue Aug 16 2022

...A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of southwestern
Pleasants, northwestern Ritchie and east central Wood Counties
through 530 PM EDT...

At 455 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
North Bend State Park, or 9 miles west of Harrisville, moving west-
northwest at 5 to 10 mph.

HAZARD...Winds in excess of 30 mph and very heavy rainfall.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around
         unsecured objects. Localized very heavy rainfall could lead
         to ponding of water on roads and minor flooding issues.

Locations impacted include...
Harrisville, St. Marys, Belmont, North Bend State Park, Ellenboro,
Cairo, Schultz, Pike, Willow Island, Nutter Farm and Petroleum.

This includes Route 50 in West Virginia between mile markers 15 and
38.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm and may lead to
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways. Turn Around, Don't Drown!

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to travel across
flooded roads. Find alternate routes. It takes only a few inches of
swiftly flowing water to carry vehicles away.

&&

LAT...LON 3926 8102 3913 8113 3923 8144 3936 8133
      3939 8127 3939 8121
TIME...MOT...LOC 2055Z 120DEG 9KT 3926 8122

MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN
MAX WIND GUST...30 MPH

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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
634 PM EDT TUE AUG 16 2022

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0445 PM     FLASH FLOOD      FAYETTEVILLE            38.05N 81.11W
08/16/2022                   FAYETTE            WV   BROADCAST MEDIA

            FLOODING ALONG MAPLE AVENUE.


&&

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Office: PBZ
Office: LWX
Office: RNK WWUS81 KRNK 160641 SPSRNK Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Blacksburg VA 241 AM EDT Tue Aug 16 2022 NCZ001-002-018-VAZ007-009>020-022-023-032-033-WVZ042>044-507-508- 161200- Ashe-Alleghany NC-Watauga-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Giles-Wythe- Pulaski-Montgomery-Grayson-Carroll-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath- Roanoke-Botetourt-Patrick-Franklin-Mercer-Summers-Monroe- Eastern Greenbrier-Western Greenbrier- Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Boone, Tazewell, Marion, Bland, Pearisburg, Wytheville, Radford, Pulaski, Blacksburg, Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Galax, Floyd, New Castle, Clifton Forge, Covington, Hot Springs, Roanoke, Salem, Fincastle, Stuart, Rocky Mount, Bluefield, Flat Top, Hinton, Hix, Union, Lewisburg, White Sulphur Springs, Alderson, Quinwood, Duo, and Rainelle 241 AM EDT Tue Aug 16 2022 ...Areas of Dense Fog Expected Through Morning At the Higher Elevations of the Mountains... A moist air mass and a light upslope east to northeast flow in place across the region again this morning has promoted the development of widespread low cloud cover across much of the region, especially along and west of the Blue Ridge. Consequently, across the higher elevations of the mountains, especially for elevations at or above 2500 ft., the clouds are low enough to intersect the ground. Thus, visibilities in these areas will be severely restricted and potentially as low as 0 miles in much of the higher terrain. Some areas that would be impacted with severely reduced visibility include: Much of the Blue Ridge Parkway, Much of the Interstate 77 Corridor through Virginia and into southern West Virginia, The Interstate 81 Corridor from Marion to Christiansburg or roughly mile markers 35 to 118, Other highways and roads traversing elevations above 2500 ft. If you plan to travel through these areas early this morning, reduce speed, use low beam headlights, allow extra time to reach your destination, and leave extra distance between you and the vehicle in front of you. $$ RAB WWUS51 KRNK 152113 SVSRNK Severe Weather Statement National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA 513 PM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022 VAC021-035-063-155-197-152200- /O.CON.KRNK.SV.W.0268.000000T0000Z-220815T2200Z/ Pulaski VA-Floyd VA-Bland VA-Wythe VA-Carroll VA- 513 PM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022 ...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT FOR PULASKI...WEST CENTRAL FLOYD...EAST CENTRAL BLAND...NORTHEASTERN WYTHE AND NORTHEASTERN CARROLL COUNTIES... At 513 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Max Meadows, moving east at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include... Pulaski... Wytheville... Dublin... Max Meadows... Patterson... Allisonia... and Indian Valley. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Prepare immediately for LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. For your safety, move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. Stay away from windows. Locally heavy rain will quickly reduce visibility and result in ponding of water on roadways, standing water in low lying areas, and minor flooding of creeks, streams, and areas of poor drainage. Drivers are urged to slow down and use extra caution to avoid hydroplaning. When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of hail of any size, as well as reports of any wind damage, including downed trees or large limbs, to the National Weather Service by calling toll free at 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. Reports and pictures can also be shared on the National Weather Service Blacksburg Facebook page and on Twitter. && LAT...LON 3715 8060 3683 8054 3692 8106 3708 8105 TIME...MOT...LOC 2113Z 271DEG 20KT 3698 8095 HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED MAX HAIL SIZE...1.00 IN WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED MAX WIND GUST...60 MPH $$ VFJ WWUS51 KRNK 152153 SVSRNK Severe Weather Statement National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA 553 PM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022 VAC021-035-063-155-197-152203- /O.EXP.KRNK.SV.W.0268.000000T0000Z-220815T2200Z/ Pulaski VA-Floyd VA-Bland VA-Wythe VA-Carroll VA- 553 PM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022 ...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR PULASKI...WEST CENTRAL FLOYD...EAST CENTRAL BLAND...NORTHEASTERN WYTHE AND NORTHEASTERN CARROLL COUNTIES WILL EXPIRE AT 600 PM EDT... The storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property. Therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. LAT...LON 3715 8060 3683 8054 3692 8106 3708 8105 TIME...MOT...LOC 2153Z 271DEG 20KT 3698 8068 $$ VFJ NWUS51 KRNK 152234 LSRRNK PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA 634 PM EDT MON AUG 15 2022 ..TIME... ...EVENT... ...CITY LOCATION... ...LAT.LON... ..DATE... ....MAG.... ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE.... ..REMARKS.. 0538 PM TSTM WND DMG 1 SE PULASKI 37.04N 80.79W 08/15/2022 PULASKI VA 911 CALL CENTER TREE DOWN ON BERTHA ST. TIME ESTIMATED FROM RADAR. && $$ VFJ