Mount Storm, West Virginia

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Mount Storm
Unincorporated community
Mount Storm is located in West Virginia
Mount Storm
Mount Storm
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 39°16′38″N 79°14′27″W / 39.27722°N 79.24083°W / 39.27722; -79.24083Coordinates: 39°16′38″N 79°14′27″W / 39.27722°N 79.24083°W / 39.27722; -79.24083
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Grant
Population (2000)
 • Total 109
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1543766[1]

Mount Storm is an unincorporated community in Grant County, West Virginia, United States. Mount Storm lies on the Northwestern Turnpike (U.S. Route 50) at its junction with West Virginia Route 42. The community is the site of the Union School Complex, which contains Union High School.

Inclement weather over a nearby mountain caused the name of the town to be selected.[2]


The climate in this area has mild differences between highs and lows, and there is adequate rainfall year round. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Mount Storm has a marine west coast climate, abbreviated "Cfb" on climate maps.


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