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Tornado warning expires for Botetourt, Rockbridge counties

Warning was expired shortly before its 8 p.m. expiration

Possible tornado in Botetourt County
Possible tornado in Botetourt County

BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. – A tornado warning issued for Botetourt County and Rockbridge County has expired.

The warning covered southwestern Rockbridge County and north-central Botetourt County.

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Fincastle on Blacksburg Road at 6:32 p.m.

The warning followed a first warning that was issued for central Botetourt County at about 6:45 p.m. and expired at 7:30 p.m.

The video above was captured by Kayleigh Addington at about 6:30 p.m. in Haymakertown, Virginia, in Botetourt County.

At 7:22 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Eagle Rock, moving northeast at 10 mph.

This video below was sent to 10 News of the possible tornado spotted in Botetourt County.

Video of possible tornado in Botetourt County
Video of possible tornado in Botetourt County

About the Authors:

Jeff Williamson arrived at WSLS 10 in March 2016.