EXAMPLE PRODUCT


SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA
649 PM EDT FRI MAY 19 2000

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING CONTINUES FOR NOTTOWAY COUNTY UNTIL 
710 PM...

AT 650 PM...WEATHER SERVICE RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM 
NEAR CREWE...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH. HAIL TO THE SIZE OF 
NICKELS...AND WIND GUSTS TO 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM...AS 
IT MOVES ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 460...AFFECTING THE TOWNS OF 
CREWE...BLACKSTONE...AND PATTERSONS STORE.

PEOPLE OUTSIDE SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...PREFERABLY INSIDE A STRONG 
BUILDING BUT STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

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Product Headers:
WWUS34 KAKQ
WBCSVSAKQ


Issuance Times:
As needed.

Additional Info:
Severe Weather Statements are issued as updates to active Severe Thunderstorm or Tornado Warnings. They give additional information on the warning including a new list of towns and municipalities in the pathcast, and near real-time reports. Severe Weather Statements can also be issued when reports of a Funnel Cloud are received but it is not believed the funnel cloud will touch the ground.