Halifax Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 6:20 PM EDT Mar. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... A line of showers with strong gusty winds will affect
Smyth... Wythe... Grayson... Carroll... Floyd... Patrick... Franklin...
Patrick... Henry... Pittsylvania... Halifax... the city of
Martinsville... and the city of Danville through 700 PM EDT.

At 617 PM EDT, radar indicated rain showers were located along a
line extending from Marion, to Rocky Mount, to Brookneal, moving
southeast at 35 mph.

While the rain with these showers will be relatively
insignificant... wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph are possible with these
showers, which could blow down trees and power lines.

Locations impacted include...
Danville...
Martinsville...
Wytheville...
South Boston...
and Galax.

This includes the following locations the Martinsville Speedway,
Martinsville Airport, and Danville Airport.

Lat... Lon 3707 8091 3688 8074 3701 8052 3723 7978
      3701 7948 3706 7949 3713 7925 3705 7919
      3699 7875 3701 7876 3701 7874 3674 7869
      3663 7855 3669 7868 3654 7879 3659 8168
      3660 8167 3664 8161 3693 8183
time... Mot... loc 2217z 292deg 31kt 3692 8172 3668 7839


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620 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

... A line of showers with strong gusty winds will affect
Smyth... Wythe... Grayson... Carroll... Floyd... Patrick... Franklin...
Patrick... Henry... Pittsylvania... Halifax... the city of
Martinsville... and the city of Danville through 700 PM EDT.

At 617 PM EDT, radar indicated rain showers were located along a
line extending from Marion, to Rocky Mount, to Brookneal, moving
southeast at 35 mph.

While the rain with these showers will be relatively
insignificant... wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph are possible with these
showers, which could blow down trees and power lines.

Locations impacted include...
Danville...
Martinsville...
Wytheville...
South Boston...
and Galax.

This includes the following locations the Martinsville Speedway,
Martinsville Airport, and Danville Airport.

Lat... Lon 3707 8091 3688 8074 3701 8052 3723 7978
      3701 7948 3706 7949 3713 7925 3705 7919
      3699 7875 3701 7876 3701 7874 3674 7869
      3663 7855 3669 7868 3654 7879 3659 8168
      3660 8167 3664 8161 3693 8183
time... Mot... loc 2217z 292deg 31kt 3692 8172 3668 7839


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541 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

... A line of showers will affect the Virginia and North Carolina
Piedmont early this evening...

Until 645 PM EDT.

At 539 PM EDT, radar indicated showers were located along a line
extending from near Darlington Heights to near Wirtz. Movement was
east at 45 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
showers.

Locations impacted include...
South Boston...
Rocky Mount...
Altavista...
Halifax...
and Hurt.

Lat... Lon 3689 7849 3670 7865 3663 7855 3669 7865
      3669 7868 3668 7870 3660 7872 3706 8012
      3708 8011 3737 7860 3734 7860 3726 7868
      3720 7869 3719 7864 3717 7864 3714 7859
      3715 7855 3713 7851 3709 7848 3708 7844
time... Mot... loc 2139z 284deg 54kt 3723 7864 3705 7997


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