Athens Co Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 600PM, Sun, 4/14/19. Seek shelter if threatened!

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 600 PM, Sunday, 4/14/19.

At 537 PM, a severe thunderstorm was located near Athens, moving northeast at 70 mph.

  • HAZARD – 60 mph wind gusts.
  • SOURCE -Radar indicated.
  • IMPACT -Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include Athens, Nelsonville, Glouster, Albany, Chauncey, Buchtel, Jacksonville, Trimble, Amesville, Stroud Run State Park, Burr Oak State Park, and The Plains.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 900 PM for southeastern Ohio. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

Please report severe weather to the National Weather Service by calling toll free, 800 401 9535, when you can do so safely. You may also report severe weather by posting your report to the Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service Facebook Page, or by using the Twitter Hashtag, NWSRLX.