Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 0.88 in.
State VIRGINIA
County/Area PATRICK
WFO RNK
Begin Date 05/02/2012 16:35:00 EST-5
Begin Range 4
Begin Azimuth S
Begin Location DODSON
Begin Lat/Lon 36.77/-80.12
End Date 05/02/2012 16:35:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative An upper level disturbance passed across the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia on the afternoon of May 2nd 2012 and interacting with low level convergence along the Blue Ridge associated with a lee side trough. This combination helped trigger scattered thunderstorms across Southside Virginia. A few of these storms were severe.
Event Narrative Nickel size hail was covering the ground at the western entrance to the Fairy Stone State Park on Highway 57.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ELAMSVILLE PATRICK CO. VA 05/02/2012 16:26 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DODSON PATRICK CO. VA 05/02/2012 16:35 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DODSON PATRICK CO. VA 05/02/2012 17:38 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DODSON PATRICK CO. VA 05/02/2012 17:38 EST-5 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
THAXTON BEDFORD CO. VA 05/02/2012 18:35 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
THAXTON BEDFORD CO. VA 05/02/2012 18:36 EST-5 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BEDFORD CITY BEDFORD CO. VA 05/02/2012 18:40 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
THAXTON BEDFORD CO. VA 05/02/2012 18:45 EST-5 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BEDFORD CITY BEDFORD CO. VA 05/02/2012 19:05 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K