Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area FRANKLIN
WFO RNK
Begin Date 08/14/2011 17:03:00 EST-5
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth SSE
Begin Location BURNT CHIMNEY
Begin Lat/Lon 37.08/-79.82
End Date 08/14/2011 17:03:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.30K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Thunderstorms developed along a cold front and along a trough of low pressure east of the mountains in the afternoon. These storms produced some large hail, damaging winds and heavy rains.
Event Narrative A tree was blown over along Route 122.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 1.80K 0.00K
RICHLANDS TAZEWELL CO. VA 08/14/2011 13:43 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BUSTHEAD TAZEWELL CO. VA 08/14/2011 14:00 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BUSTHEAD TAZEWELL CO. VA 08/14/2011 14:00 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CAMBRIA MONTGOMERY CO. VA 08/14/2011 15:50 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHRISTIANSBURG MONTGOMERY CO. VA 08/14/2011 15:57 EST-5 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHRISTIANSBURG MONTGOMERY CO. VA 08/14/2011 15:57 EST-5 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOUCHINS MONTGOMERY CO. VA 08/14/2011 16:12 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
BOONES MILL FRANKLIN CO. VA 08/14/2011 16:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.60K 0.00K
BUENA VISTA BUENA VISTA (C) CO. VA 08/14/2011 16:50 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BURNT CHIMNEY FRANKLIN CO. VA 08/14/2011 16:55 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
BURNT CHIMNEY FRANKLIN CO. VA 08/14/2011 17:03 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
RIVERSIDE ROCKBRIDGE CO. VA 08/14/2011 17:15 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
QUARRY SMYTH CO. VA 08/14/2011 17:25 EST-5 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHILHOWIE SMYTH CO. VA 08/14/2011 17:30 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLIFFORD AMHERST CO. VA 08/14/2011 17:50 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.80K 0.00K