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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 55 kts.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area HENRY
WFO RNK
Begin Date 05/31/2007 20:35:00 EST-5
Begin Range 4
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location MARTINSVILLE ARPT
Begin Lat/Lon 36.69/-79.87
End Date 05/31/2007 20:35:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 1.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Severe thunderstorms developed during the afternoon of May 31st, and continued into the evening. These storms formed along a dying backdoor cold front, with a moist, unstable air mass in place. The storms produced large hail and damaging winds to portions of southwest Virginia.
Event Narrative Tree down.


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
HILLSVILLE CARROLL CO. VA 05/31/2007 13:15 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SIMMONSVILLE CRAIG CO. VA 05/31/2007 13:30 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BLACKSBURG MONTGOMERY CO. VA 05/31/2007 14:02 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BLACKSBURG MONTGOMERY CO. VA 05/31/2007 14:15 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BLACKSBURG MONTGOMERY CO. VA 05/31/2007 14:16 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CATAWBA ROANOKE CO. VA 05/31/2007 15:10 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EAGLE ROCK BOTETOURT CO. VA 05/31/2007 15:10 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
ROANOKE ROANOKE (C) CO. VA 05/31/2007 15:37 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROANOKE ROANOKE (C) CO. VA 05/31/2007 15:40 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FAIRFIELD ROCKBRIDGE CO. VA 05/31/2007 17:00 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCKY MT FRANKLIN CO. VA 05/31/2007 17:29 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BIG ISLAND BEDFORD CO. VA 05/31/2007 18:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
MARTINSVILLE ARPT HENRY CO. VA 05/31/2007 20:35 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 10.00K 0.00K