The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Special Weather Statement for our area.

A line of strong thunderstorms will affect our area. At 6:13 PM the radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Athens to near Coolville to 6 Mi East of Forked Run State Park. Movement was North at 40 mph. Wind gusts up to 50 mph are possible with these storms. Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms and may cause localized flooding. DO NOT attempt to drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.