Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 0.75 in.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area RAPPAHANNOCK
WFO LWX
Report Source County Official
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-07-23 17:30:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 0N SPERRYVILLE
Begin Lat/Lon 38.67/-78.25
End Date 2008-07-23 17:30:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A slow moving cold front moved towards the Mid Atlantic Coast on July 23rd. This front provided the focus for scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms to develop during the afternoon and evening hours. Some storms became severe, producing gusty winds that downed trees and power lines across northern and central Virginia. Two EF-0 tornadoes were confirmed in Rappahannock and Prince William counties.
Event Narrative A Rappahannock County Official reported hail to the size of pennies.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 192.00K 0.00K
FIVE FORKS RAPPAHANNOCK CO. VA 07/23/2008 17:23 EST-5 Tornado EF0 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
SPERRYVILLE RAPPAHANNOCK CO. VA 07/23/2008 17:30 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WASHINGTON RAPPAHANNOCK CO. VA 07/23/2008 17:41 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
BETHEL FAUQUIER CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:11 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 74 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
NEW BALTIMORE FAUQUIER CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:25 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
NEW BALTIMORE FAUQUIER CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:25 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
WELLINGTON PRINCE WILLIAM CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:43 EST-5 Tornado EF0 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
GREENWICH PRINCE WILLIAM CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
GAINESVILLE PRINCE WILLIAM CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:50 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
BELMONT SPOTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BELMONT SPOTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
OAKTON FAIRFAX CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
ARLINGTON ARLINGTON CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
ROSSLYN ARLINGTON CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
ROSSLYN ARLINGTON CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
ROSSLYN ARLINGTON CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
SPRING HILL FAIRFAX CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
WILDERNESS CORNER SPOTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
WELLINGTON FAIRFAX CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:35 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
MC HENRY SPOTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/23/2008 19:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
LAUREL GROVE FAIRFAX CO. VA 07/23/2008 20:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
PEACOCK FAIRFAX CO. VA 07/23/2008 20:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
FERRY FARMS STAFFORD CO. VA 07/23/2008 20:10 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
AQUIA STAFFORD CO. VA 07/23/2008 20:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 192.00K 0.00K