Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area FRANKLIN
WFO RNK
Begin Date 07/17/2009 08:43:00 EST-5
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth S
Begin Location RETREAT
Begin Lat/Lon 37.03/-80
End Date 07/17/2009 08:43:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.10K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative In the advance of a strong cold front, numerous showers and thunderstorms developed. Many of these grew to severe levels and produced damaging winds and hail. Enough rotation existed for the development of three tornadoes, two occurring in Pittsylvania County and one in southern Campbell County.
Event Narrative Thunderstorm winds blew a large limb greater than four inches in diameter off a walnut tree. 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 1.014M 0.00K
FRIES JCT CARROLL CO. VA 07/17/2009 06:48 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
SOWERS FLOYD CO. VA 07/17/2009 08:12 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 1.80K 0.00K
RETREAT FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/17/2009 08:43 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.10K 0.00K
CALLAWAY FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/17/2009 08:46 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
GOGGINSVILLE FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/17/2009 08:55 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 0.90K 0.00K
WIRTZ FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/17/2009 09:00 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BURNT CHIMNEY FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/17/2009 09:11 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BURNT CHIMNEY FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/17/2009 09:16 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BURNT CHIMNEY FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/17/2009 09:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BURNT CHIMNEY FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/17/2009 09:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 62 kts. MG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
HUDDLESTON BEDFORD CO. VA 07/17/2009 09:41 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 1.80K 0.00K
BRIGHTS PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/17/2009 09:48 EST-5 Tornado EF1 0 0 75.00K 0.00K
HURT PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:02 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
HURT PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:02 EST-5 Tornado EF1 0 0 570.00K 0.00K
HURT PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:02 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ALTAVISTA CAMPBELL CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:07 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 70 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
LEVEL RUN PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:10 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BROOKNEAL CAMPBELL CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:25 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 70 kts. EG 0 0 150.00K 0.00K
BROOKNEAL CAMPBELL CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:25 EST-5 Tornado EF0 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
NARUNA CAMPBELL CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:28 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 70 kts. EG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
VOLENS HALIFAX CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 4.50K 0.00K
BROOKNEAL HOLT ARPT CAMPBELL CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.60K 0.00K
BROOKNEAL CAMPBELL CO. VA 07/17/2009 10:35 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
MADISONVILLE CHARLOTTE CO. VA 07/17/2009 11:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.90K 0.00K
CHARLOTTE COURT HOUS CHARLOTTE CO. VA 07/17/2009 11:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 9.00K 0.00K
HALIFAX HALIFAX CO. VA 07/17/2009 11:19 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 9.00K 0.00K
KEYSVILLE CHARLOTTE CO. VA 07/17/2009 11:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 6.00K 0.00K
HARDYS FORD FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/17/2009 16:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.90K 0.00K
HARDYS FORD FRANKLIN CO. VA 07/17/2009 16:18 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 4.50K 0.00K
RENAN PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/17/2009 16:55 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.90K 0.00K
HURT PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 07/17/2009 17:08 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 4.50K 0.00K
WYLLIESBURG CHARLOTTE CO. VA 07/17/2009 17:59 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.90K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.014M 0.00K