Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 55 kts.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area FRANKLIN
WFO RNK
Begin Date 08/18/2010 13:25:00 EST-5
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth NE
Begin Location WIRTZ
Begin Lat/Lon 37.09/-79.89
End Date 08/18/2010 13:25:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 5.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A frontal boundary remained stalled out across southern Virginia with very high moisture in place. Thunderstorms developed in the early afternoon over the foothills and pushed out into the Piedmont. Along with very heavy rains there were some gusty winds that caused scattered tree damage.
Event Narrative Thunderstorm winds caused several trees to be uprooted and caused some damage to power lines on Bonbrook Mill Road.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 9.50K 0.00K
WIRTZ FRANKLIN CO. VA 08/18/2010 13:25 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
WIRTZ FRANKLIN CO. VA 08/18/2010 13:32 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
WIRTZ FRANKLIN CO. VA 08/18/2010 13:32 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
HIXBURG APPOMATTOX CO. VA 08/18/2010 15:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
RIDGEWAY HENRY CO. VA 08/18/2010 15:33 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 9.50K 0.00K