Bedford Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 7:34 PM EDT Sep. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Strong thunderstorm developing across western Amherst County in
central Virginia... eastern Roanoke... Rockbridge... north central
Franklin and Botetourt counties in west central
Virginia... northwestern Bedford County in south central Virginia and
east central Alleghany counties in west central Virginia... including
the city of Lexington... the city of Roanoke... and the city of Buena
Vista...

At 731 PM EDT... several strong thunderstorm were developing from
Roanoke... to Arcadia... to Lexington... moving north at 10 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph and dime size hail are possible with
all of these storms.

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

This includes the following locations vmi and the National d day
Memorial.

Torrential rainfall can be expected with these storms... and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 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
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

Lat... Lon 3789 7915 3786 7915 3781 7917 3781 7914
      3778 7911 3779 7909 3778 7907 3775 7907
      3708 7981 3718 8005 3788 7973 3784 7969
      3787 7965 3793 7961 3803 7951 3805 7952
      3808 7948
time... Mot... loc 2331z 192deg 7kt 3722 7991


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734 PM EDT Wed Sep 28 2016

... Strong thunderstorm developing across western Amherst County in
central Virginia... eastern Roanoke... Rockbridge... north central
Franklin and Botetourt counties in west central
Virginia... northwestern Bedford County in south central Virginia and
east central Alleghany counties in west central Virginia... including
the city of Lexington... the city of Roanoke... and the city of Buena
Vista...

At 731 PM EDT... several strong thunderstorm were developing from
Roanoke... to Arcadia... to Lexington... moving north at 10 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph and dime size hail are possible with
all of these storms.

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

This includes the following locations vmi and the National d day
Memorial.

Torrential rainfall can be expected with these storms... and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 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
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

Lat... Lon 3789 7915 3786 7915 3781 7917 3781 7914
      3778 7911 3779 7909 3778 7907 3775 7907
      3708 7981 3718 8005 3788 7973 3784 7969
      3787 7965 3793 7961 3803 7951 3805 7952
      3808 7948
time... Mot... loc 2331z 192deg 7kt 3722 7991


Rab


734 PM EDT Wed Sep 28 2016

... Strong thunderstorm developing across western Amherst County in
central Virginia... eastern Roanoke... Rockbridge... north central
Franklin and Botetourt counties in west central
Virginia... northwestern Bedford County in south central Virginia and
east central Alleghany counties in west central Virginia... including
the city of Lexington... the city of Roanoke... and the city of Buena
Vista...

At 731 PM EDT... several strong thunderstorm were developing from
Roanoke... to Arcadia... to Lexington... moving north at 10 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph and dime size hail are possible with
all of these storms.

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

This includes the following locations vmi and the National d day
Memorial.

Torrential rainfall can be expected with these storms... and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 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
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

Lat... Lon 3789 7915 3786 7915 3781 7917 3781 7914
      3778 7911 3779 7909 3778 7907 3775 7907
      3708 7981 3718 8005 3788 7973 3784 7969
      3787 7965 3793 7961 3803 7951 3805 7952
      3808 7948
time... Mot... loc 2331z 192deg 7kt 3722 7991


Rab


Local Storm Report
Issued: National Weather Service


09/28/2016 0615 PM

1 miles N of Boonsboro, Bedford County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by public.


            Hail fell for 10-15 minutes





09/28/2016 0615 PM

1 miles N of Boonsboro, Bedford County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by public.


            Hail fell for 10-15 minutes





09/28/2016 0615 PM

1 miles N of Boonsboro, Bedford County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by public.


            Hail fell for 10-15 minutes





09/28/2016 0608 PM

2 miles NNE of Boonsboro, Bedford County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by trained spotter.






09/28/2016 0608 PM

2 miles NNE of Boonsboro, Bedford County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by trained spotter.






09/28/2016 0608 PM

2 miles NNE of Boonsboro, Bedford County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by trained spotter.






09/28/2016 0558 PM

4 miles SSW of Coleman fall, Bedford County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by public.






09/28/2016 0558 PM

4 miles SSW of Coleman fall, Bedford County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by public.






09/28/2016 0558 PM

4 miles SSW of Coleman fall, Bedford County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by public.




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