Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area HENRY
WFO RNK
Begin Date 05/03/2011 20:02:00 EST-5
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location MARTINSVILLE CITY
Begin Lat/Lon 36.68/-79.87
End Date 05/03/2011 20:02:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 2.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A strong cold front crossed the region in the late afternoon and evening hours of the 3rd with storms erupting across the Virginia piedmont.
Event Narrative A tree was blown down onto a powerline.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 7.00K 0.00K
LYNCHBURG ARPT CAMPBELL CO. VA 05/03/2011 19:40 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
RINGGOLD PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 05/03/2011 20:00 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RIDGEWAY HENRY CO. VA 05/03/2011 20:02 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARTINSVILLE CITY HENRY CO. VA 05/03/2011 20:02 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 7.00K 0.00K