HIDE Special Weather Statement issued September 20 at 3:30PM EDT by NWS Greenville-Spartanburg
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN JACKSON AND
SOUTHWESTERN HAYWOOD COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM EDT...
At 329 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles northeast of Sylva, or near Balsam. This storm was nearly
Locations to be impacted include...
Balsam, B.R. Parkway-Balsam Gap To Black Balsam Area, B.R.
Parkway-Smoky Mountains To Balsam Gap, Tuckasegee and Sunburst.
Wind gusts up to 40 mph, pea size hail and very heavy rainfall rates
up to 2 inches per hour will be possible in these areas.
Counties Affected: Haywood; Northern Jackson
Issued by: NWS Greenville-Spartanburg (Western North Carolina and Northwest South Carolina) HIDE