Alert: Special Weather Statement issued April 15 at 9:11PM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2017-04-15T21:11:17-04:00
Expires: 2017-04-15T21:30:00-04:00
Description: At 910 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Lewisetta, or
near Callao, moving east at 35 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with
this storm.

this storm will remain over mainly rural areas of northern
Northumberland and southeastern Westmoreland Counties, including the
following locations: Westmoreland, Sandy Point, Lottsburg, Middletons
Corner and Hull Neck.

If you see lightning or hear thunder…you are at risk. Take shelter
indoors immediately. If you cannot find shelter in a building a
vehicle provides safety from lightning.

Strong wind gusts are possible with this storm. These wind gusts are
capable of knocking down tree limbs…small or weakened trees…and
blowing around trash cans…potted plants…lawn furniture and other
light outdoor objects.


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Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Westmoreland; Northumberland

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2322344
CAP MessageType: Alert