Special Weather Statement

Issued by NWS Pittsburgh PA

Affected Area: Harrison; Guernsey; Belmont; Noble; Monroe; Wetzel

At 347 PM Edt, Doppler Radar Was Tracking Strong Thunderstorms Along A Line Extending From 9 Miles Southeast Of Byesville To 7 Miles Northeast Of Marietta. Movement Was Northeast At 25 MPH. Hazard... Wind Gusts Up To 50 MPH. Source... Radar Indicated. Impact... Gusty Winds Could Knock Down Tree Limbs And Blow Around Unsecured Objects. Locations Impacted Include

New Martinsville, Barnesville, Woodsfield, Paden City, Bethesda, Flushing, Quaker City, Sardis, Senecaville, Belmont, Beallsville, And Clarington. This Includes Interstate 70 In Ohio Between Mile Markers 189 And 214.

If Outdoors, Consider Seeking Shelter Inside A Building. Torrential Rainfall Is Also Occurring With These Storms And May Lead To Localized Flooding. Do Not Drive Your Vehicle Through Flooded Roadways.