Hail Map for Buchanan, VA

The Buchanan, VA area has had 2 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 14 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Buchanan, VA on 17 occasions.

Name: Buchanan, VA
Where Located: 22.1 miles NE of Roanoke, VA
Map: Google Map for Buchanan, VA
Population: 1178
Housing Units: 608
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Buchanan, VA

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8/13/2018 5:11 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 8/13/2018 5:14 PM EDT At 511 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near clifford to coleman falls to buchanan, moving southeast 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.
7/30/2018 5:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/30/2018 5:21 PM EDT At 518 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near arcadia, moving east at 15 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.
6/8/2018 8:09 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/8/2018 8:13 PM EDT At 809 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over peaks of otter summit, moving southeast 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, bedford, buchanan, huddleston, forest, and lithia. This includes the following location the national d-day memorial.
6/8/2018 7:54 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/8/2018 7:57 PM EDT At 753 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over arcadia, moving southeast 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.
6/8/2018 7:41 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/8/2018 7:45 PM EDT At 740 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near arcadia, moving southeast at 15 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, buchanan, glasgow, eagle rock, collierstown, and arcadia.
6/8/2018 7:38 PM EDT One tree down across narrow passage road/route 43. time from rada in botetourt county VA, 2 miles SE of Buchanan, VA
6/8/2018 7:02 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/8/2018 7:05 PM EDT At 702 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near glen wilton, moving southeast at 15 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.
5/10/2018 6:23 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 5/10/2018 6:26 PM EDT At 623 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over arcadia, moving southeast at 20 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.
5/10/2018 2:01 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 5/10/2018 2:06 PM EDT At 201 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over arcadia, moving east at 45 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.
4/15/2018 6:42 PM EDT At 642 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near natural bridge, moving north at 55 mph. damage has been reported in bedford county (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, lexington, buena vista, bedford, buchanan, and glasgow. this includes the following locations vmi and the national d-day memorial. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm edt for central, south central and west central virginia.
4/15/2018 6:12 PM EDT At 611 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near chamblissburg, moving northeast 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.
4/15/2018 5:57 PM EDT At 557 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from fincastle to western smith mountain lake, moving northeast at 55 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, roanoke, vinton, bedford, rocky mount, and buchanan. this includes the following location the national d-day memorial. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm edt for north central north carolina, and central, south central, southwestern and west central virginia.
4/15/2018 5:39 PM EDT At 539 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near cave spring to sydnorsville, moving north 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, roanoke, salem, martinsville, vinton, and bedford. this includes the following locations the martinsville speedway, the salem fairgrounds, the national d-day memorial, martinsville airport, and roanoke regional airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm edt for north central north carolina, and central, south central, southwestern and west central virginia.
4/15/2018 5:28 PM EDT At 528 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near bent mountain to figsboro, moving northeast 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, roanoke, salem, martinsville, vinton, and bedford. this includes the following locations the martinsville speedway, the salem fairgrounds, the national d-day memorial, martinsville airport, and roanoke regional airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm edt for north central north carolina, and central, south central, southwestern and west central virginia.
4/15/2018 5:12 PM EDT At 511 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near endicott to near price, moving north at 60 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.
10/23/2017 8:03 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 10/23/2017 8:09 PM EDT At 803 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of natural bridge to sedalia to near bedford, moving northeast at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, lynchburg, buena vista, bedford, amherst, and buchanan. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am edt for central, south central, southwestern and west central virginia.
10/23/2017 7:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 10/23/2017 7:45 PM EDT At 740 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hollins to near northwest smith mountain lake to near burnt chimney, moving northeast at 70 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.
6/19/2017 3:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/19/2017 3:54 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern rockbridge, southeastern botetourt and northwestern bedford counties, the city of buena vista and the city of lexington will expire at 400 pm edt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and have exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 800 pm edt for central, south central and west central virginia. when it is safe to do so, please send your reports of hail of any size, as well as reports of any wind damage, including downed trees or large limbs, to the national weather service by calling toll free at 1, 8 6 6, 2 1 5, 4 3 2 4. reports and pictures can also be shared on the national weather service blacksburg facebook page and on twitter.
6/19/2017 3:29 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/19/2017 3:50 PM EDT At 329 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lexington to near arcadia, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, lexington, buena vista, buchanan, glasgow, and montvale.
6/19/2017 3:05 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/19/2017 3:10 PM EDT At 304 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of gala to fincastle, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/13/2017 2:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/13/2017 2:52 PM EDT At 248 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near gala, moving southeast at 15 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.
5/20/2017 5:16 PM EDT At 515 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from springwood to near peaks of otter recreation area, moving northeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, buchanan.
5/20/2017 5:11 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 5/20/2017 5:56 PM EDT At 511 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from springwood to near buchanan, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to trees and power lines
5/20/2017 4:54 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 5/20/2017 5:00 PM EDT At 454 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near fincastle to near montvale, moving northeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Minor damage to vehicles is possible. expect wind damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, buchanan, fincastle, and lithia.
5/20/2017 4:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 5/20/2017 4:44 PM EDT At 439 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from daleville to blue ridge, moving northeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Minor damage to vehicles is possible. expect wind damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, buchanan, troutville, montvale, fincastle, and nace.
5/20/2017 4:24 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 5/20/2017 4:29 PM EDT At 424 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hollins to laymantown, moving northeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines.
3/1/2017 12:17 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 3/1/2017 12:22 PM EST At 1217 pm est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near staunton to cornwall to near arcadia, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, lexington, buena vista, bedford, buchanan, and glasgow. This includes the following locations vmi and the national d-day memorial.
3/1/2017 11:57 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 3/1/2017 12:00 PM EST At 1156 am est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near yost to near collierstown to near new castle, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/29/2016 7:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 9/29/2016 7:19 PM EDT At 714 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over natural bridge, moving north 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.
9/29/2016 6:20 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 9/29/2016 6:24 PM EDT At 620 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over chamblissburg, moving northeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
9/28/2016 8:44 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 9/28/2016 8:48 PM EDT At 842 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over peaks of otter recreation area, moving northeast at 20 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, bedford, buchanan, montvale, peaks of otter summit, and peaks of otter recreation area.
9/28/2016 8:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 9/28/2016 8:12 PM EDT At 806 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over stewartsville, moving northeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
7/28/2016 10:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/28/2016 10:30 PM EDT At 1024 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lithia to montvale to westlake corner, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/8/2016 5:19 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/8/2016 5:26 PM EDT At 517 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near eagle rock to near blue ridge to roanoke mountain, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated. at 508 pm...a wind gust to 60 mph was reported the roanoke airport). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, roanoke, vinton, bedford, altavista, and buchanan. This includes the national d day memorial and roanoke regional airport.
7/8/2016 4:57 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/8/2016 5:00 PM EDT At 456 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from jordan mines to near new castle to glenvar, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/4/2016 10:55 PM EDT A tree was blown down near the intersection of jennings creek road and solitude roa in botetourt county VA, 4.3 miles WSW of Buchanan, VA
6/23/2016 3:43 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 3:48 PM EDT At 343 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near peaks of otter summit, moving southeast at 45 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.
6/23/2016 2:13 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 2:16 PM EDT At 212 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near buena vista to near arcadia to alleghany, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, alleghany, buena vista, covington, buchanan, and glasgow.
6/23/2016 2:13 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 2:16 PM EDT At 212 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near buena vista to near arcadia to alleghany, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, alleghany, buena vista, covington, buchanan, and glasgow.
6/23/2016 1:59 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 2:03 PM EDT At 158 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lexington to near eagle rock to near greenbrier river trail, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, alleghany, lexington, buena vista, covington, and white sulphur springs. This includes vmi.
6/23/2016 1:59 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 2:04 PM EDT At 158 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lexington to near eagle rock to near greenbrier river trail, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, alleghany, lexington, buena vista, covington, and white sulphur springs. This includes vmi.
6/23/2016 1:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 1:51 PM EDT At 147 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from collierstown to near oriskany to lewisburg, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, alleghany, lexington, buena vista, covington, and clifton forge. This includes vmi and the west virginia state fairgrounds.
6/23/2016 1:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 1:51 PM EDT At 147 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from collierstown to near oriskany to lewisburg, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, alleghany, lexington, buena vista, covington, and clifton forge. This includes vmi and the west virginia state fairgrounds.
6/23/2016 1:36 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 1:39 PM EDT At 135 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near douthat state park to near jordan mines to near asbury, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/23/2016 1:36 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 1:39 PM EDT At 135 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near douthat state park to near jordan mines to near asbury, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/23/2016 9:20 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 9:23 AM EDT At 919 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near peaks of otter summit to near montvale to bent mountain, moving southeast at 50 mph. the primary threat for continued wind damage at this time is primarily in eastern roanoke county (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, roanoke, salem, vinton, lexington, and buena vista. This includes the following locations vmi, the salem fairgrounds, and roanoke regional airport.
6/23/2016 8:50 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/23/2016 8:55 AM EDT At 850 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near nimrod hall to oriskany to maggie, moving southeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/16/2016 9:23 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/16/2016 9:28 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for west central amherst, southwestern rockbridge, east central botetourt and northeastern bedford counties will expire at 930 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 pm edt for virginia. when it is safe to do so, please send your reports of hail of any size, as well as any reports of wind damage, including downed trees or large limbs, to the national weather service by calling toll free at 1, 8 6 6, 2 1 5, 4 3 2 4. reports and pictures can also be shared on the national weather service blacksburg facebook page and on twitter.
6/16/2016 9:03 PM EDT Multiple trees blown down on power lines on lowe stree in botetourt county VA, 0.8 miles SW of Buchanan, VA
6/16/2016 9:01 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/16/2016 9:04 PM EDT At 901 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over snowden, 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, buchanan, glasgow, big island, forest, and coleman falls.
6/16/2016 8:52 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/16/2016 8:55 PM EDT At 852 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over natural bridge, 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, buchanan, glasgow, big island, forest, and coleman falls.
6/16/2016 8:47 PM EDT Tree blew down on truck on interstate 81 near mile marker 173.9 in botetourt county VA, 5.7 miles SW of Buchanan, VA
6/16/2016 8:42 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/16/2016 8:45 PM EDT At 841 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm with a history of producing wind damage was located near natural bridge, 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 8:40 PM EDT Trees blown down across allen branch road in botetourt county VA, 9.3 miles SSE of Buchanan, VA
6/16/2016 8:22 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/16/2016 8:26 PM EDT At 822 pm edt, severe thunderstorms with a history of producing wind damage were located along a line extending from wintergreen to oronoco to near glen wilton, moving southeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters). 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, lexington, buena vista, covington, clifton forge, and buchanan. This includes vmi.
6/16/2016 8:09 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/16/2016 8:14 PM EDT At 808 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near stuarts draft to near lexington to covington, moving southeast at 45 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, lexington, buena vista, covington, clifton forge, and buchanan. This includes vmi.
6/16/2016 7:50 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/16/2016 7:56 PM EDT At 749 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles east of bells valley to nimrod hall to alvon, moving southeast 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.
6/4/2016 10:28 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for south central rockbridge, southeastern botetourt and northern bedford counties will expire at 1030 pm edt, the severe thunderstorm which prompted the warning has warning has moved out of the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. moderate rain and occasional cloud-to-ground lightning will continue in the warned area for another 30 minutes or so, but severe weather is no longer expected with this activity. when it is safe to do so, please send your reports of hail of any size, as well as any reports of wind damage, including downed trees or large limbs, to the national weather service by calling toll free at 1, 8 6 6, 2 1 5, 4 3 2 4. reports and pictures can also be shared on the national weather service blacksburg facebook page and on twitter.
6/4/2016 9:29 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/4/2016 9:34 PM EDT At 929 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over montvale, 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 4:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/4/2016 4:12 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for central botetourt county will expire at 415 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. when it is safe to do so, please send your reports of hail of any size, as well as any reports of wind damage, including downed trees or large limbs, to the national weather service by calling toll free at 1, 8 6 6, 2 1 5, 4 3 2 4. reports and pictures can also be shared on the national weather service blacksburg facebook page and on twitter.
6/4/2016 3:50 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/4/2016 3:57 PM EDT At 349 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over arcadia, 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, buchanan, eagle rock, lithia, springwood, and arcadia.
6/4/2016 3:16 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/4/2016 3:20 PM EDT At 315 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over fincastle, 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.
5/2/2016 5:33 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 5/2/2016 5:37 PM EDT At 532 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over springwood, 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.
5/1/2016 8:25 PM EDT Quarter sized hail reported 9.5 miles SE of Buchanan, VA, wdbj television from roanoke provided a social media video of at least quarter-sized hail.
9/4/2015 5:39 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 9/4/2015 5:42 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for central roanoke, north central franklin, southern botetourt and northwestern bedford counties, the city of salem and the city of roanoke will expire at 545 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. when it is safe to do so, please send your reports of hail of any size, as well as any reports of wind damage, including downed trees or large limbs, to the national weather service by calling toll free at 1, 8 6 6, 2 1 5, 4 3 2 4. reports and pictures can also be shared on the national weather service blacksburg facebook page and on twitter.
9/4/2015 5:20 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 9/4/2015 5:24 PM EDT At 520 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over laymantown, moving southwest 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. locations impacted include, roanoke, salem, vinton, buchanan, and troutville. This includes the salem fairgrounds and roanoke regional airport.
9/4/2015 5:11 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 9/4/2015 5:14 PM EDT At 510 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over blue ridge, moving southwest at 20 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, roanoke, salem, vinton, buchanan, and troutville. This includes the salem fairgrounds and roanoke regional airport.
9/4/2015 4:56 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 9/4/2015 4:59 PM EDT At 455 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lithia, moving southwest at 30 mph. a second thunderstorm was located over roanoke moving southwest 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, roanoke, salem, vinton, buchanan, and troutville. This includes the salem fairgrounds and roanoke regional airport.
9/4/2015 4:41 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 9/4/2015 4:45 PM EDT At 441 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over buchanan, moving southwest 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.
8/11/2015 2:25 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 8/11/2015 2:29 PM EDT At 224 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over buchanan, moving east at 20 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, buchanan, glasgow, big island, montvale, and forest.
8/11/2015 2:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 8/11/2015 2:18 PM EDT At 215 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lithia, moving east at 20 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 9:01 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/14/2015 9:05 PM EDT At 900 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near arcadia to near stewartsville, moving southeast at 20 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 8:32 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/14/2015 8:35 PM EDT At 831 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near brownsburg to eagle rock to newport, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, lexington, covington, clifton forge, pearisburg, and narrows. This includes vmi.
7/14/2015 8:32 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/14/2015 8:35 PM EDT At 831 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near brownsburg to eagle rock to newport, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, lexington, covington, clifton forge, pearisburg, and narrows. This includes vmi.
7/14/2015 8:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/14/2015 8:21 PM EDT At 818 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near yost to near oriskany to kimballton, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, lexington, covington, clifton forge, pearisburg, and narrows. This includes vmi.
7/14/2015 8:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/14/2015 8:21 PM EDT At 818 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near yost to near oriskany to kimballton, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, lexington, covington, clifton forge, pearisburg, and narrows. This includes vmi.
7/14/2015 8:05 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/14/2015 8:08 PM EDT At 805 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near burnsville to near jordan mines to pembroke, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, lexington, covington, clifton forge, pearisburg, and narrows. This includes vmi.
7/14/2015 8:05 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/14/2015 8:08 PM EDT At 805 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near burnsville to near jordan mines to pembroke, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, lexington, covington, clifton forge, pearisburg, and narrows. This includes vmi.
7/14/2015 7:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/14/2015 7:54 PM EDT At 751 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of mountain grove to white sulphur springs to rich creek, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/14/2015 7:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 7/14/2015 7:54 PM EDT At 751 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of mountain grove to white sulphur springs to rich creek, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/13/2015 9:06 PM EDT Vdot reports a tree down on virginia highway 43...parkway drive. the road was close in botetourt county VA, 0.8 miles SW of Buchanan, VA
6/30/2015 11:12 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/30/2015 11:15 PM EDT At 1112 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near springwood to near blue ridge, moving east at 35 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.
6/30/2015 11:00 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/30/2015 11:03 PM EDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 1115 pm edt for northeastern roanoke. southwestern rockbridge. botetourt and northwestern bedford counties. the northeastern city of salem and the city of roanoke. at 1059 pm edt. Severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near oriskany to near daleville to near roanoke.
6/30/2015 10:49 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/30/2015 10:52 PM EDT At 1048 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near oriskany to near catawba to near glenvar, moving east at 45 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, roanoke, salem, vinton, buchanan, and troutville. This includes the salem fairgrounds and roanoke regional airport.
6/30/2015 10:22 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/30/2015 10:25 PM EDT At 1021 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near paint bank to near simmonsville to near blacksburg, 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.
6/27/2015 5:50 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/27/2015 5:54 PM EDT At 549 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lithia, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, bedford, buchanan, peaks of otter summit, peaks of otter recreation area, and arcadia.
6/27/2015 5:32 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Buchanan, VA at 6/27/2015 5:35 PM EDT At 532 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lithia, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
6/1/2015 6:53 PM EDT At 653 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over blue ridge, moving northeast 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.
4/8/2015 5:15 PM EDT Quarter sized hail reported 7.1 miles NW of Buchanan, VA
6/20/2014 7:10 PM EDT Numerous large tree limbs down on arcadia road...approximately 1.5 miles from interstate 8 in botetourt county VA, 3.4 miles WSW of Buchanan, VA
6/4/2014 5:18 PM EDT Two trees and an electric transformer down along route 43 close to the intersection with route 11 in botetourt county VA, 1.3 miles WSW of Buchanan, VA
6/19/2013 5:52 PM EDT Tree down in botetourt county VA, 2.2 miles SSW of Buchanan, VA
7/8/2012 8:10 PM EDT Trees down on narrow passage road near rt 11 in botetourt county VA, 1.8 miles ENE of Buchanan, VA
7/3/2012 4:10 PM EDT Several trees down at 6620 plank road in rockbridge county VA, 8 miles SSW of Buchanan, VA
7/3/2012 4:10 PM EDT Several trees down at 6340 plank road in rockbridge county VA, 8 miles SSW of Buchanan, VA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Trees down in botetourt county VA, 0.7 miles WNW of Buchanan, VA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Trees down in botetourt county VA, 0.7 miles WNW of Buchanan, VA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Numerous trees down near natural bridge. tree fell on a trailer in colen hollo in rockbridge county VA, 9.9 miles SSW of Buchanan, VA