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Severe Thunderstorm Warning: Greenbrier & Alleghany (VA)

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHWESTERN ALLEGHANY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA... EAST CENTRAL GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT * AT 439 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED ALONG THE GREENBRIER...ALLEGHANY COUNTY LINE...NEAR NEOLA... MOVING NORTH AT 20 MPH. HAZARD...QUARTER SIZE HAIL. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... NEOLA... BEARTOWN STATE PARK... ALVON... AND RORER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL...AS WELL AS DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. FOR YOUR SAFETY...MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

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