Tornado Warning Til 9, Street Flooding Possible

Structural flooding is not anticipated in the Huntington or Belle View/New Alexandria areas as a result of thunderstorms currently moving through the area and predicted to continue through 9 p.m.

Street flooding may occur in the Huntington area, as well as localized street flooding in the Belle View/New Alexandria area.  County staff will continue to monitor the storm this evening.

A tornado watch issued by the National Weather Service remains in effect until 9 p.m. tonight.  In the event of a tornado warning:

  • Go immediately to the lowest level of your building to an interior room or hallway.
  • Storm cellars or basements provide the best protection.
  • Stay away from windows and doorways.

 

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