Weather Alert
Greenbrier County, WV
Status: Alert Ended
Start: 5/19/19 2:35 PM
End: 5/19/19 3:01 PM
Dur: 00:26
Canceled 5/19/19 3:01 PM

Special Weather Statement issued May 19 at 2:05PM EDT by NWS
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT WESTERN GREENBRIER COUNTY UNTIL 300 PM EDT...
At 204 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Meadow Bluff, moving northeast at 20 mph.
Winds in excess of 30 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm. Frequent cloud-to-ground lightning and very heavy rainfall can also be expected with this thunderstorm.
Locations impacted include...
Rainelle...
Rupert...
Quinwood...
Renick...
and Falling Spring.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.
Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.
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.
Updated: Sun 5/19/19 2:38 PM EDT


Updated: Sun 5/19/19 2:38 PM EDT

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