Caldwell Mountains NC-Greater Caldwell NC-
547 PM EDT WED JUL 11 2018
...A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT CENTRAL CALDWELL COUNTY
UNTIL 615 PM EDT...
At 546 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated the leading edge of a cluster
of thunderstorms along a line extending from 10 miles south of
Blowing Rock to 8 miles northeast of Lenoir, and moving southwest at
Locations to be impacted include...
Lenoir, Cedar Rock, Collettsville, Patterson and Globe.
Wind gusts up to 50 mph, half inch hail and torrential rainfall rates
up to 3 inches per hour will be possible in these areas.
Gusty winds can blow down trees that are dead, or that have weakened
root systems. Outdoor furniture and similar items can be tossed
around if not anchored. Seek shelter indoors.
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 3607 8142 3594 8143 3591 8175 3592 8175
TIME...MOT...LOC 2146Z 025DEG 5KT 3597 8169 3600 8145