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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 55 kts.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area BEDFORD
WFO RNK
Begin Date 08/04/2009 15:56:00 EST-5
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location BOONSBORO
Begin Lat/Lon 37.45/-79.27
End Date 08/04/2009 15:56:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 3.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A complex of thunderstorms moved over the Ohio Valley during the morning of August 4th. Outflow boundaries from this area pushed into our region during the afternoon, helping initiate thunderstorms. An unstable airmass enhanced the storms, pushing some to severe levels with damaging winds over Southwest Virginia.
Event Narrative Trees and power lines were blown down in Boonsboro.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
ADNEY GAP ROANOKE CO. VA 08/04/2009 14:11 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BEDFORD BEDFORD (C) CO. VA 08/04/2009 15:05 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
PENHOOK FRANKLIN CO. VA 08/04/2009 15:23 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SANDY LEVEL PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 08/04/2009 15:37 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
BOONSBORO BEDFORD CO. VA 08/04/2009 15:56 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
FALCONERVILLE AMHERST CO. VA 08/04/2009 16:08 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 10.00K 0.00K