Weather Alert
McDowell County, WV
Status: Alert Ended
Start: 5/21/22 6:19 PM
End: 5/21/22 6:45 PM
Dur: 00:26
Canceled 5/21/22 6:45 PM

Special Weather Statement issued May 21 at 6:19PM EDT by NWS Charleston WV
At 619 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Twin Falls State Park, or near Pineville, moving northeast at 40 mph.
HAZARD...Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail.
SOURCE...Radar indicated.
IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is possible.
Locations impacted include...
Beckley, Welch, Pineville, Mullens, Mabscott, Sophia, Crab Orchard, Dry Creek, Macarthur, Shady Spring, Beaver, Coal City, Twin Falls State Park, Daniels, Prosperity, Lester, Rhodell, Ghent, Wolf Pen and Josephine.
This includes the following highways...
West Virginia Turnpike between mile markers 28 and 50.
Interstate 64 in West Virginia between mile markers 120 and 123.

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