Weather Alert
Floyd County, VA
Status: Alert Ended
Start: 8/20/19 1:57 PM
End: 8/20/19 2:45 PM
Dur: 00:47
Canceled 8/20/19 2:45 PM

Special Weather Statement issued August 20 at 1:48PM EDT by NWS Blacksburg VA
Until 245 PM EDT.
At 147 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Graysontown.
the storm is nearly stationary.
Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm.
Locations impacted include...
Blacksburg...
Christiansburg...
Radford...
Dublin...
and Indian Valley.
This includes The following Location Virginia Tech.
This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio stations and available television stations for additional information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.
If you are on or near Claytor Lake, get out of the water and move indoors or inside a vehicle. Remember, lightning can strike out to 10 miles from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter now! Do not be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.


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