Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for southwest Virginia
The warning includes parts of Franklin, Floyd and Patrick counties
ROANOKE, Va. – There National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Southwest Virginia.
Parts of Floyd, Franklin and Patrick counties are all under a severe thunderstorm warning that will last until 5 p.m. Monday, according to the National Weather Service.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Floyd VA until 5:00 PM EDT pic.twitter.com/iHzFYa7iKt— NWS Blacksburg (@NWSBlacksburg) August 6, 2018
According to the National Weather Service, the storm could impact more than 9,000 people and include 60 mph wind gusts in addition to quarter-sized hail.
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