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Severe weather threat increasing Monday afternoon, evening

Damaging wind, large hail main threats, brief tornado possible

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ROANOKE, Va. – Sunshine has allowed the atmosphere over Virginia to destabilize rapidly as a system moves in from the west. Through Monday afternoon, thunderstorms will develop and quickly become strong to severe.

TIMING:

Between 2 p.m and 8 p.m

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THREATS:

  • Damaging wind
  • Large Hail
  • Brief tornado (In orange colored counties, 77 corridor and Southside)
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LOCATION:

Everyone is under the gun, but the best chance for widespread severe weather will be along and south of 460.

It is important to know the difefrence between a watch and a warning should any be issued later Monday or at any point this spring or summer. Here's a reminder:

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Stay weather aware. Download the Storm Team 10 Weather app to get any watches and warnings and to track storms right to your location.

 


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