Areas Affected: Calhoun; Doddridge; Gilmer; Ritchie; Wirt
...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTH CENTRAL CALHOUN...EASTERN RITCHIE...SOUTHERN DODDRIDGE...NORTHWESTERN GILMER AND EASTERN WIRT COUNTIES... At 823 AM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Harrisville to 10 miles north of Grantsville. Movement was east at 15 mph. Winds of 30 to 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with these storms. A quick 1 to 2 inches of rainfall can also be expected with these storms. This could cause water problems in areas of poor drainage and low lying areas. Locations impacted include... Harrisville, Pennsboro, West Union, Pullman, Auburn, Smithburg, Greenwood, Smithville, Blandville, Berea, Brohard and Burnt House. This includes Route 50 in West Virginia between mile markers 41 and 61.