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Event Strong Wind
Magnitude 43 kts.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area PATRICK
WFO RNK
Begin Date 11/23/2011 12:35:00 EST-5
End Date 11/23/2011 20:35:00 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 Northwest winds behind the cold front were very strong nearly all day with sustained winds of 20 to 30 mph and measured gusts exceeding 50 mph. There were several reports of trees being blown down, partly due to wet soils after recently ended rainfall.
Event Narrative A spotter estimated the wind gusts at 50 mph at 3:26 PM and also a tree down. Hillsville AWOS (KHLX) in Carroll county, had a measured wind gust of 43 mph at 12:35 PM and there was another reports of a tree down in the county.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 4.20K 0.00K
BATH (ZONE) BATH (ZONE) VA 11/23/2011 10:07 EST-5 Strong Wind 48 kts. MG 0 0 0.60K 0.00K
ROANOKE (ZONE) ROANOKE (ZONE) VA 11/23/2011 11:02 EST-5 Strong Wind 37 kts. MG 0 0 0.90K 0.00K
BOTETOURT (ZONE) BOTETOURT (ZONE) VA 11/23/2011 12:15 EST-5 Strong Wind 40 kts. EG 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
CARROLL (ZONE) CARROLL (ZONE) VA 11/23/2011 12:35 EST-5 Strong Wind 37 kts. MG 0 0 0.60K 0.00K
PATRICK (ZONE) PATRICK (ZONE) VA 11/23/2011 12:35 EST-5 Strong Wind 43 kts. MG 0 0 0.60K 0.00K
ALLEGHANY (ZONE) ALLEGHANY (ZONE) VA 11/23/2011 13:01 EST-5 Strong Wind 48 kts. MG 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
AMHERST (ZONE) AMHERST (ZONE) VA 11/23/2011 14:35 EST-5 Strong Wind 43 kts. EG 0 0 0.60K 0.00K
ROCKBRIDGE (ZONE) ROCKBRIDGE (ZONE) VA 11/23/2011 16:15 EST-5 Strong Wind 43 kts. EG 0 0 0.30K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 4.20K 0.00K