Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 1.00 in.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area BEDFORD
WFO RNK
Report Source Public
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-08-18 15:46:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 4SE GILLESPIE
Begin Lat/Lon 37.19/-79.38
End Date 2011-08-18 15:46:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative An approaching upper level storm system embedded in the northwest flow aloft, along with low level moisture convergence and daytime heating, triggered thunderstorm development in the early afternoon. Some storms became severe from the Roanoke and New River valleys southwest across the Mountain Empire.
Event Narrative


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 1.20K 0.00K
DRAPER PULASKI CO. VA 08/18/2011 13:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.60K 0.00K
ROANOKE CITY ROANOKE CO. VA 08/18/2011 13:40 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MAX MEADOWS WYTHE CO. VA 08/18/2011 15:02 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.60K 0.00K
ADNEY GAP ROANOKE CO. VA 08/18/2011 15:25 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
AUSTINVILLE WYTHE CO. VA 08/18/2011 15:40 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GILLESPIE BEDFORD CO. VA 08/18/2011 15:46 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NATURAL BRIDGE ROCKBRIDGE CO. VA 08/18/2011 16:20 EST-5 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NEWTOWN ROCKBRIDGE CO. VA 08/18/2011 17:13 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.20K 0.00K