Thunderstorm Warning for Martinsville (city) County VA and 4 More

BLACKSBURG, VA (237 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2019) — The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Stokes County in north central North Carolina Western Rockingham County in north central North Carolina The City of Martinsville in south central Virginia Henry County in south central Virginia Eastern Patrick County in southwestern Virginia until 330 PM EDT At 237 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Winston-Salem, moving north at 50 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 Martinsville Mayodan Madison Walnut Cove and Stoneville. This includes The following Locations The Martinsville Speedway and Martinsville Airport. 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.

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