Your Local Weather Authority is tracking scattered thunderstorms that are firing up in Wednesday afternoon’s heat and humidity.
Through Wednesday night, any storm that forms could strengthen and become severe with possible damaging wind gusts, hail, downpours and/or lightning.
A severe thunderstorm watch has been posted for the Roanoke Valley, Lynchburg area, Southside and parts of the New River Valley and Highlands until 9 p.m.
Look for frequent updates on air and on social media.
Source: WSLS News 10