AEP warns that it could be Saturday, July 7 before power is restored to some customers in Roanoke County and other communities. The Roanoke Times has details on that announcement in this storm coverage update.
OTHER STORM COVERAGE:
* Regional storm coverage and updates from The Roanoke Times
* Weather journalist Kevin Myatt has weather updates on the Weather Journal
* Gov. Bob McDonnell declares state of emergency
* Health department issues advisory on how to deal with food after power outage
* Shelter available for Roanoke County residents
* Loren Wright shares photos of storm damage around Southwest Roanoke County
* Early morning reports of storm damage around Roanoke County
* Green Ridge Recreation Center closed
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