Rustburg, VA - With severe weather season around the corner, the National Weather Service in Blacksburg held a free storm spotting and weather safety class in Rustburg Thursday night.
The event was open to the public. It was geared toward anyone interested in weather as well as anyone seeking to become an official storm spotter.
They talked about basic thunderstorm structure, how to identify severe storms, and how to report storms. There will be another class just like it on April 16 in Lynchburg.
Danville, VA - A tree, almost 100 feet tall, came crashing down during Tuesday's storm, just missing a house in Danville.