BLACKSBURG, VA (113 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2019) — The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southern Pulaski County in southwestern Virginia Eastern Wythe County in southwestern Virginia Central Carroll County in southwestern Virginia The City of Galax in southwestern Virginia East central Grayson County in southwestern Virginia until 215 PM EDT At 113 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Galax, moving north at 45 mph. HAZARD: 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE: Radar indicated. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include Galax Hillsville Fries Patterson and Allisonia. Prepare immediately for large hail and damaging winds. 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.