Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area BEDFORD
WFO RNK
Begin Date 12/31/2008 09:30:00 EST-5
End Date 12/31/2008 12:00:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 12.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A fast moving low pressure system tracking across the Ohio Valley pulled a strong cold front through the Southern Appalachians during the morning of the 31st. Wind damage was widespread and extended into the foothill counties.
Event Narrative Numerous trees and power lines were blown down, generally north of Highway 460. There was also a two acre brush fire in the Montvale area.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 93.00K 0.00K
CARROLL (ZONE) CARROLL (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 04:20 EST-5 High Wind 53 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BATH (ZONE) BATH (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 06:01 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
CARROLL (ZONE) CARROLL (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 06:35 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
ALLEGHANY (ZONE) ALLEGHANY (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 07:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
AMHERST (ZONE) AMHERST (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 07:30 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
FRANKLIN (ZONE) FRANKLIN (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 07:30 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
CRAIG (ZONE) CRAIG (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 08:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 12.00K 0.00K
PULASKI (ZONE) PULASKI (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 08:01 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MONTGOMERY (ZONE) MONTGOMERY (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 08:35 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
ROANOKE (ZONE) ROANOKE (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 08:54 EST-5 High Wind 51 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BOTETOURT (ZONE) BOTETOURT (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 09:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
MONTGOMERY (ZONE) MONTGOMERY (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 09:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
WYTHE (ZONE) WYTHE (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 09:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
GILES (ZONE) GILES (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 09:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
PULASKI (ZONE) PULASKI (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 09:05 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BEDFORD (ZONE) BEDFORD (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 09:30 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 12.00K 0.00K
FLOYD (ZONE) FLOYD (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 10:54 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
CARROLL (ZONE) CARROLL (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 11:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
ROCKBRIDGE (ZONE) ROCKBRIDGE (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 11:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
FLOYD (ZONE) FLOYD (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 11:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
PATRICK (ZONE) PATRICK (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 11:24 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
FLOYD (ZONE) FLOYD (ZONE) VA 12/31/2008 14:30 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 93.00K 0.00K