HIDE Special Weather Statement issued July 05 at 12:31PM EDT by NWS Greenville-Spartanburg
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHEASTERN BURKE COUNTY UNTIL
100 PM EDT...
At 1230 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles southeast of Morganton, or 4 miles northeast of South Mountains
State Park. This storm was nearly stationary.
Locations to be impacted include...
Morganton, Valdese, Drexel, Connelly Springs, Rutherford College,
Lake Rhodhiss, South Mountains State Park, Glen Alpine, Icard and
Wind gusts up to 40 mph and very heavy rainfall rates of 1 to 2
inches per hour will be possible in these areas.
Counties Affected: Greater Burke
Issued by: NWS Greenville-Spartanburg (Western North Carolina and Northwest South Carolina) HIDE