BLACKSBURG, VA (552 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2019) — The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a Tornado Warning for Central Charlotte County in south central Virginia Northeastern Halifax County in south central Virginia until 630 PM EDT At 551 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Scottsburg, moving north at 45 mph. HAZARD: Tornado. SOURCE: Radar indicated rotation. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. Locations impacted include Charlotte Court House Phenix Clover Drakes Branch and Mt Laurel. TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect yourself from flying debris.