Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Franklin, Southampton County, Isle of Wight

Published 11:45 am Friday, April 26, 2019


UPDATE: As of shortly after 2 p.m. today, the National Weather Service’s Wakefield station has downgraded its severe thunderstorm warning for the Western Tidewater region to a severe thunderstorm watch, which will remain in effect until 9 p.m. this evening. This applies to the city of Franklin and Southampton and Isle of Wight counties.

The Tidewater News will continue to provide updates as more information is known.