Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 55 kts.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area HENRY
WFO RNK
Begin Date 07/23/2008 16:50:00 EST-5
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location COLLINSVILLE
Begin Lat/Lon 36.72/-79.9
End Date 07/23/2008 16:50:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 4.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A strong upper trough for late July pushed a cold front through the region during the evening hours of the 23rd. Although instability was rather marginal...cooling aloft allowed for a broken line of severe convection to propagate across the Blue Ridge and into the Piedmont during the evening.
Event Narrative Trees were blown down. Damage values are estimated.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 36.20K 0.00K
BLUEFIELD TAZEWELL CO. VA 07/23/2008 13:12 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.70K 0.00K
BOILING SPG ALLEGHANY CO. VA 07/23/2008 14:07 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
GLEN LYN GILES CO. VA 07/23/2008 14:12 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RADFORD RADFORD (C) CO. VA 07/23/2008 14:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
PEMBROKE GILES CO. VA 07/23/2008 14:17 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
FAIRLAWN PULASKI CO. VA 07/23/2008 14:39 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RADFORD RADFORD (C) CO. VA 07/23/2008 14:40 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHRISTIANSBURG MONTGOMERY CO. VA 07/23/2008 14:55 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VICKER MONTGOMERY CO. VA 07/23/2008 14:55 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHRISTIANSBURG MONTGOMERY CO. VA 07/23/2008 14:55 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SINKING CREEK CRAIG CO. VA 07/23/2008 14:58 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
ROANOKE CITY ROANOKE CO. VA 07/23/2008 15:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
ROANOKE CITY ROANOKE CO. VA 07/23/2008 15:54 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
BURNT CHIMNEY FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/23/2008 16:06 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
SNOW CREEK FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/23/2008 16:45 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLLINSVILLE HENRY CO. VA 07/23/2008 16:50 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
HURT PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/23/2008 17:01 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
STOVALL HALIFAX CO. VA 07/23/2008 17:43 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
DANVILLE DANVILLE (C) CO. VA 07/23/2008 17:50 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
SPRING MILLS CAMPBELL CO. VA 07/23/2008 17:55 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
DANVILLE DANVILLE (C) CO. VA 07/23/2008 17:56 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
DANVILLE DANVILLE (C) CO. VA 07/23/2008 17:56 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
BARKSDALE HALIFAX CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:19 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
CHARLOTTE COURT HOUS CHARLOTTE CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:34 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
NEWS FERRY HALIFAX CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:40 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
SOUTH BOSTON HALIFAX CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:40 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
DRAKES BRANCH CHARLOTTE CO. VA 07/23/2008 18:50 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.70K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 36.20K 0.00K