Weather Alert
Bedford County, VA
Status: Alert Ended
Start: 5/17/19 9:20 AM
End: 5/17/19 10:16 AM
Dur: 00:56
Canceled 5/17/19 10:16 AM

Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 9:20AM EDT by NWS
...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT EASTERN BEDFORD...
NORTHERN PITTSYLVANIA...CAMPBELL...SOUTHERN APPOMATTOX AND NORTHERN HALIFAX COUNTIES...
Until 1015 AM EDT.
At 919 AM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Coleman Falls to near Huddleston to near Ajax. Movement was southeast at 35 mph.
Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with these storms.
Locations impacted include...
Lynchburg...
South Boston...
Altavista...
Appomattox...
and Halifax.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


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