Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area BEDFORD
WFO RNK
Report Source State Official
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-08-21 13:00:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 3W GOODVIEW
Begin Lat/Lon 37.22/-79.77
End Date 2011-08-21 13:00:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.60K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A lee trough developed well ahead of an advancing cold front with numerous shower and thunderstorms forming in early afternoon over the mountains and pushing to the southeast. The storms reached severe levels from the foothills out into the piedmont counties, with high winds the primary mode of severe weather.
Event Narrative Several trees were blown down.


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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 0 113.00K 0.00K
ROANOKE CITY ROANOKE CO. VA 08/21/2011 12:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GOODVIEW BEDFORD CO. VA 08/21/2011 13:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.60K 0.00K
MOUNTAIN VLY HENRY CO. VA 08/21/2011 13:18 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
HINESVILLE PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 08/21/2011 13:29 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
SIGN ROCK HALIFAX CO. VA 08/21/2011 13:35 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
WHITMELL PITTSYLVANIA CO. VA 08/21/2011 13:45 EST-5 Lightning 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
WINGINA BUCKINGHAM CO. VA 08/21/2011 14:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
SOUTH BOSTON HALIFAX CO. VA 08/21/2011 14:05 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.90K 0.00K
SOUTH BOSTON HALIFAX CO. VA 08/21/2011 14:10 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
VERNON HILL HALIFAX CO. VA 08/21/2011 14:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.60K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 113.00K 0.00K