Avery Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Tornado Watch
Statement as of 12:03 AM EDT die 28o July, anno 2014

Tornado Watch 448 remains in effect until 100 am EDT for the following locations

NC . North Carolina counties included are

Alexander Alleghany Ashe Avery Buncombe Burke Cabarrus Caldwell Catawba Cleveland Davie Gaston Graham Haywood Henderson Iredell Jackson Lincoln McDowell Macon Madison Mecklenburg Mitchell Polk Rowan Rutherford Surry Swain Transylvania Watauga Wilkes Yadkin Yancey

Special Statement
Statement as of 11:25 PM EDT die 27o July, anno 2014

...Strong thunderstorms will affect Yancey...Mitchell...Madison and Avery counties through 1215 am EDT...

At 1124 PM EDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated strong thunderstorms along a line extending from 8 miles northwest of Buladean to White Pine...moving southeast at 35 mph. This next round of thunderstorms will bring widespread wind gusts in excess of 40 mph back into the mountains from the west.

These storms will impact locations near... Buladean... Ramseytown... Newland... Ingalls... Hot Springs... Spruce Pine...

Dime size hail...wind gusts of 40 to 50 mph...and torrential rainfall are expected with these storms. These winds will be capable of blowing down weakened trees and causing scattered power outages. Seek shelter indoors.

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