Hail Map for Birch River, WV

The Birch River, WV area has had 2 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 3 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Birch River, WV on 23 occasions, including 2 occasions during the past year.

Name: Birch River, WV
Where Located: 49.4 miles ENE of Charleston, WV
Map: Google Map for Birch River, WV
Population: 107
Housing Units: 53
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Birch River, WV

Date / Time Report Details
10/28/2018 8:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 10/28/2018 8:44 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern randolph, northeastern pocahontas, north central nicholas, southeastern braxton, webster and east central clay counties will expire at 845 pm edt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail and gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service charleston west virginia.
10/28/2018 8:34 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 10/28/2018 8:38 PM EDT At 834 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from holly river state to 10 miles southeast of sutton to near birch river, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, webster springs, addison (webster springs), birch river, holly river state, harrison, mingo, cowen, durbin, diana, monterville, cheat bridge, upper glade, pickens, waneta, boggs, little birch, hacker valley, valley head, bergoo and centralia.
10/28/2018 8:20 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 10/28/2018 8:23 PM EDT At 819 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near holly river state to 9 miles southeast of sutton to near birch river, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/22/2017 9:37 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 7/22/2017 9:42 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern nicholas, south central braxton and southern webster counties will expire at 945 pm edt, the severe thunderstorm which prompted the warning has weakened. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service charleston west virginia.
7/22/2017 9:19 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 7/22/2017 9:23 PM EDT At 919 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near birch river, or 10 miles south of sutton, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, webster springs, addison (webster springs), camden-on-gauley, birch river, camden on gauley, craigsville, cowen, boggs, little birch, upper glade and erbacon.
7/22/2017 9:00 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 7/22/2017 9:05 PM EDT At 900 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of gassaway, or 9 miles southwest of sutton, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3/1/2017 10:37 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 3/1/2017 10:40 AM EST At 1036 am est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northeast of birch river to near summersville, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, summersville, clay, webster springs, addison (webster springs), camden-on-gauley, glen, birch river, craigsville, big otter, camden on gauley, wallback, harrison, cowen, nebo, muddlety, upper glade, swiss, indore, boggs and little birch. This includes interstate 79 between mile markers 37 and 61.
3/1/2017 10:16 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 3/1/2017 10:21 AM EST At 1016 am est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near big otter to 7 miles southwest of glen, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
7/28/2016 3:46 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 7/28/2016 3:49 PM EDT At 346 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of clay, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/23/2016 8:07 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 6/23/2016 8:10 AM EDT At 806 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northeast of richwood to 8 miles south of babcock state park, moving southeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/23/2016 5:37 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 6/23/2016 5:40 AM EDT At 536 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near birch river, or 12 miles north of summersville, moving southeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/21/2016 2:17 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 6/21/2016 2:22 PM EDT At 217 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over birch river, or 13 miles north of summersville, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/16/2016 6:05 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 6/16/2016 6:09 PM EDT At 605 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles east of clay, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/4/2016 3:30 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 6/4/2016 3:33 PM EDT At 330 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over birch river, or 10 miles south of sutton, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birch river, harrison, cowen, erbacon, little birch, strange creek, boggs and widen.
6/4/2016 3:09 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 6/4/2016 3:14 PM EDT At 308 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of birch river, or 10 miles east of clay, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/14/2015 6:30 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 7/14/2015 6:35 PM EDT At 629 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from 10 miles south of stonewall jackson to near craigsville to near pratt, moving east at 60 mph. locations impacted include, summersville, fayetteville, richwood, sutton, webster springs, oak hill, montgomery, ansted, cedar grove, east bank, gassaway, glasgow, smithers, addison (webster springs), gauley bridge, pratt, camden-on-gauley, craigsville, camden on gauley and birch river.
7/14/2015 6:22 PM EDT Trees down along polemick rd. time estimated by rada in braxton county WV, 3.7 miles S of Birch River, WV
7/14/2015 6:15 PM EDT Trees down in nicholas county WV, 0.7 miles ESE of Birch River, WV
7/14/2015 5:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 7/14/2015 5:53 PM EDT At 547 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near arnoldsburg to amma to cross lanes, and moving east at 50 mph.
7/7/2015 5:47 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 7/7/2015 5:50 PM EDT At 546 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near big otter to near clay to 10 miles west of summersville, moving east at 20 mph. locations impacted include, clay, birch river, harrison, ivydale, frametown, servia, strange creek, muddlety and widen.
7/7/2015 5:17 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Birch River, WV at 7/7/2015 5:20 PM EDT At 517 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near clendenin to glen to 6 miles north of gauley bridge, and moving northeast at 35 mph.
6/26/2015 9:25 PM EDT At 924 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near rock cave to near summersville, and moving east at 35 mph.
6/26/2015 8:29 PM EDT At 829 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located near big otter, or 13 miles north of clay, moving east at 30 mph. locations impacted include, sutton, clay, gassaway, amma, wallback, arnoldsburg, birch river, big otter, harrison, flatwoods, wilsie, chloe, orma, servia, widen, exchange, nicut, left hand, millstone and tariff.
6/26/2015 7:54 PM EDT At 753 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing half dollar size hail and destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. this storm was located near spencer, and moving east at 35 mph.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Tree down in hookersville in pocahontas county WV, 6.9 miles NNE of Birch River, WV
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 2.3 miles S of Birch River, WV
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 2.3 miles S of Birch River, WV