Granite Falls, NC (28630)

3:03 PM EDT on July 22, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Granite Falls- Downtown | | Change Station

Elev 1198 ft 35.80 °N, 81.43 °W | Updated 30 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
95.9 °F
Feels Like 107 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5500 ft
Heat Index 107 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 8:37 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KHKY 221853Z 21008KT 180V250 10SM FEW055 34/22 A2996 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NW SLP119 T03440217
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5500 ft
Heat Index 107 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 8:37 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KHKY 221853Z 21008KT 180V250 10SM FEW055 34/22 A2996 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NW SLP119 T03440217

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 3:01 PM EDT Jul. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
central Caldwell County in western North Carolina...
central Burke County in western North Carolina...

* until 345 PM EDT

* at 300 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles west of
Lenoir, or 7 miles northeast of Table Rock, moving southeast at 20
mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
Lenoir, sawmills, Valdese, Gamewell, Hudson, cajah's mountain,
Drexel, Rutherford College, lake Rhodhiss and Collettsville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Scattered trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned
area. Seek shelter inside an interior room.

Please report damaging winds, hail, or flooding to the National
Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg by calling toll free, 1, 800,
2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, or by posting on our facebook Page, or tweet it using
hashtag nwsgsp. Your message should describe the event and the
specific location where it occurred.


Lat... Lon 3589 8184 3603 8172 3588 8140 3565 8159
time... Mot... loc 1900z 307deg 18kt 3592 8172

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 60mph


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Special Statement
Issued: 2:44 PM EDT Jul. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A strong thunderstorm will impact central Caldwell and central
Burke counties until 315 PM EDT...

At 244 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 9
miles west of Lenoir, or 7 miles northwest of Gamewell, moving
southeast at 20 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Lenoir, Morganton, sawmills, Valdese, Gamewell, Hudson, cajah's
mountain, Drexel, Rutherford College and Cedar Rock.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible in these areas.

Lat... Lon 3590 8184 3605 8171 3591 8134 3566 8161
time... Mot... loc 1844z 308deg 16kt 3594 8171


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