Mercer Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 5:59 PM EDT Jun. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 645 PM EDT
for Summers... northeastern Mercer and western Monroe counties...

At 559 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Pipestem,
moving northeast at 30 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Hinton...
Pipestem...
red Sulphur Spring...
Buck...
and Wayside.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Prepare immediately for damaging winds, as well as deadly cloud to
ground lightning. For your safety, move to an interior room on the
lowest floor of a sturdy building. Stay away from windows.

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of hail of any
size, as well as reports of any wind damage, including downed trees
or large limbs, to the National Weather Service by calling toll free
at 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Reports and pictures can also be
shared on the National Weather Service Blacksburg facebook Page and
on twitter.


Lat... Lon 3742 8068 3744 8107 3754 8103 3766 8103
      3770 8091 3769 8090 3767 8090 3768 8088
      3769 8088 3771 8089 3778 8068
time... Mot... loc 2159z 244deg 28kt 3755 8096

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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