AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PULASKI, WYTHE, FLOYD AND CARROLL COUNTIES Until 215 PM EDT. At 1:20 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered near Hillsville, moving northeast at 5 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include... Hillsville... Indian Valley... Willis... Patterson... and Dugspur. Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.