Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston WV
602 PM EDT Thu Jul 8 2021

OHZ076-082230-
Washington-
602 PM EDT Thu Jul 8 2021

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTH CENTRAL WASHINGTON
COUNTY...

At 602 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located 7 miles northeast of
Beverly, moving southeast at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Marietta, Lowell, Macksburg, Lower Salem and Devola.

This includes Interstate 77 in Ohio between mile markers 1 and 17.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.