|Monongalia County, WV|
Canceled 5/18/19 2:16 AM
Severe Weather Statement issued May 18 at 2:00AM EDT until May 18 at 2:15AM EDT by NWS
...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 215 AM EDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN GREENE...SOUTHWESTERN FAYETTE AND NORTHEASTERN MONONGALIA COUNTIES...
At 159 AM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Point Marion, or 8 miles north of Star City, moving southeast at 30 mph.
HAZARD...Wind gusts to 60 mph and quarter-size hail.
IMPACT...Minor hail damage to vehicles is possible. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines, resulting in some power outages.
Locations impacted include...
Fairdale... Point Marion...
Greensboro... Cheat Lake...
This includes the following highways...
Interstate 68 in West Virginia between mile markers 5 and 14.
Interstate 79 in Pennsylvania between mile markers 4 and 7.
Tornadoes can develop unexpectedly from severe thunderstorms. If a tornado is reported, move to a basement or small, central room in a sturdy structure.
Please report severe weather by calling 412-262-1988, posting to the NWS Pittsburgh Facebook page, or using Twitter @NWSPITTSBURGH.
&& TORNADO...POSSIBLE HAIL...1.00IN WIND...60MPH