ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. (WHSV)-- A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for Grant, Hardy, Shenandoah Counties until 2 a.m.
A tornado watch is usually issued when weather conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms that are capable of producing tornadoes.
If you encounter a strong storm, the biggest storm threats will be damaging winds and downpours. Although unlikely, large hail and tornadoes cannot be ruled out. Try to stay weather aware and have a way to get warnings.