Floyd, VA (24091)

3:44 PM EDT on July 28, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 2457 ft 36.91 °N, 80.32 °W | Updated 34 minutes ago

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84 °F
Feels Like 90 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 8.0 mph

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Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4900 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Heat Index 90 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 68%
Rainfall in
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6:23 AM 8:31 PM
Waning Crescent, 29% visible
METAR KBCB 281935Z AUTO 21006KT 10SM SCT043 BKN049 OVC090 30/22 A2996 RMK AO2 T02960215 TSNO
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4900 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Heat Index 90 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 68%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:23 AM 8:31 PM
Waning Crescent, 29% visible
METAR KBCB 281935Z AUTO 21006KT 10SM SCT043 BKN049 OVC090 30/22 A2996 RMK AO2 T02960215 TSNO

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 3:33 PM EDT Jul. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
north central Patrick County in southwestern Virginia...
southwestern Floyd County in southwestern Virginia...
central Carroll County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 430 PM EDT

* at 333 PM EDT... a severe thunderstorm was located near Woodlawn...
moving northeast at 20 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding... and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Hillsville...
Floyd...
Woolwine...
Fancy Gap...
and Indian Valley.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Prepare immediately for damaging winds... as well as deadly cloud to
ground lightning. For your safety... move to an interior room on the
lowest floor of a sturdy building. Stay away from windows.

When it is safe to do so... please send your reports of hail of any
size... as well as any reports of 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 3668 8089 3669 8088 3670 8090 3675 8091
      3702 8037 3678 8022 3669 8055 3663 8088
time... Mot... loc 1933z 242deg 19kt 3671 8076

Tornado... possible
hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 3:43 PM EDT Jul. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 419 remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT
for the following locations


VA
. Virginia counties included are

Alleghany Amherst Appomattox
Bath Bedford Bland
Botetourt Buckingham Campbell
Carroll Craig Floyd
Franklin Giles Grayson
Henry Montgomery Patrick
Pittsylvania Pulaski Roanoke
Rockbridge Smyth Tazewell
Wythe


Virginia independent cities included are

Buena Vista Covington Danville
Galax Lexington Lynchburg
Martinsville Radford Roanoke
Salem




Special Statement
Issued: 3:01 PM EDT Jul. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Area of strong thunderstorms will affect southern Pulaski... east
central Grayson... west central Floyd... southwestern
Montgomery... eastern Wythe and central Carroll counties... the city
of Radford and the city of Galax...

At 259 PM EDT... an area of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from near Draper to Grahams Forge to near Fries. The
storms were moving northeast at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Radford...
Pulaski...
Galax...
Hillsville...
and Dublin.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

If you are on or near Claytor Lake... get out of the water and move
indoors or inside a vehicle. Remember... lightning can strike out to
15 miles from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder...
you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter
now. Do not be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.

Lat... Lon 3716 8051 3701 8091 3667 8103 3661 8092
      3674 8068 3687 8057 3699 8047
time... Mot... loc 1859z 148deg 3kt 3700 8071 3692 8088 3668 8098

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301 PM EDT Thu Jul 28 2016

... Area of strong thunderstorms will affect southern Pulaski... east
central Grayson... west central Floyd... southwestern
Montgomery... eastern Wythe and central Carroll counties... the city
of Radford and the city of Galax...

At 259 PM EDT... an area of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from near Draper to Grahams Forge to near Fries. The
storms were moving northeast at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Radford...
Pulaski...
Galax...
Hillsville...
and Dublin.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

If you are on or near Claytor Lake... get out of the water and move
indoors or inside a vehicle. Remember... lightning can strike out to
15 miles from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder...
you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter
now. Do not be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.

Lat... Lon 3716 8051 3701 8091 3667 8103 3661 8092
      3674 8068 3687 8057 3699 8047
time... Mot... loc 1859z 148deg 3kt 3700 8071 3692 8088 3668 8098

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301 PM EDT Thu Jul 28 2016

... Area of strong thunderstorms will affect southern Pulaski... east
central Grayson... west central Floyd... southwestern
Montgomery... eastern Wythe and central Carroll counties... the city
of Radford and the city of Galax...

At 259 PM EDT... an area of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from near Draper to Grahams Forge to near Fries. The
storms were moving northeast at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Radford...
Pulaski...
Galax...
Hillsville...
and Dublin.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

If you are on or near Claytor Lake... get out of the water and move
indoors or inside a vehicle. Remember... lightning can strike out to
15 miles from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder...
you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter
now. Do not be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.

Lat... Lon 3716 8051 3701 8091 3667 8103 3661 8092
      3674 8068 3687 8057 3699 8047
time... Mot... loc 1859z 148deg 3kt 3700 8071 3692 8088 3668 8098

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