NWS confirms severe thunderstorm damage in Huntington

Huntington tree uprooted by storm
Tree damage in Huntington from Sep. 7, 2014 thunderstorm. Photo by Twitter user Tyler Szelis.

A team from the National Weather Service surveyed today damage in Huntington from yesterday afternoon’s severe thunderstorm. The team found sporadic, straight-line wind damage along a three-mile path from roughly 1.5 miles northwest of Huntington to approximately 1.5 miles southeast of Huntington. Most of the damage was tree damage or structure damage caused by fallen trees. The survey team estimated the maximum winds to be 65 mph. Read their full report.

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