Iredell NC-Lincoln NC-Mecklenburg NC-Catawba NC-
701 PM EDT WED MAY 16 2018
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHEASTERN CATAWBA...
NORTHEASTERN LINCOLN...SOUTHERN IREDELL AND NORTH CENTRAL MECKLENBURG
COUNTIES UNTIL 745 PM EDT...
At 700 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 8
miles northwest of Huntersville, or near Westport, moving north at 20
Locations to be impacted include...
Statesville, Huntersville, Cornelius, Mooresville, Davidson,
Westport, Troutman, Lake Norman, Lake Norman State Park and Denver.
Wind gusts up to 35 mph and very heavy rainfall rates around one
inch per hour are expected in these areas.
The combination of gusty winds and saturated soil conditions will
cause scattered trees and power lines to fall. Seek shelter inside an
Torrential rainfall may flood areas with poor drainage, such as
ditches and underpasses. Avoid these areas and do not cross flooded
roads. Water levels of small streams may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters.
LAT...LON 3580 8073 3568 8077 3562 8076 3542 8086
3546 8107 3586 8099
TIME...MOT...LOC 2300Z 195DEG 18KT 3552 8095