Tornado watch for southwest, central Virginia canceled
ROANOKE, Va. – After a Friday of severe weather, the National Weather Service has canceled its tornado watch for southwest and central Virginia.
The watch was initially issued at 10:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.
During the course of the day, while some counties were dropped from the watch, it was extended until 8 p.m. for other places.
Shortly after 7:15 p.m., the NWS canceled the watch for the region earlier than its scheduled 8 p.m. expiration.
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