Sparta, NC (28675)

6:51 PM EDT on July 27, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Grandview | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Special Weather Statement

Elev 2900 ft 36.50 °N, 81.12 °W | Updated 42 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
73.1 °F
Feels Like 71 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from NE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.09 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 12000 ft
Heat Index 71 °F
Dew Point 69 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.30 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 8:34 PM
Waxing Crescent, 24% visible
METAR KGEV 272230Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM SCT033 BKN120 20/20 A3009 RMK AO2 T02010195
Pressure 30.09 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 12000 ft
Heat Index 71 °F
Dew Point 69 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.30 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 8:34 PM
Waxing Crescent, 24% visible
METAR KGEV 272230Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM SCT033 BKN120 20/20 A3009 RMK AO2 T02010195

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Special Weather Statement
Issued: 5:40 PM EDT Jul. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... An area of strong thunderstorms will affect northeastern
Alleghany and Surry counties in northwestern North Carolina... Stokes
and western Rockingham counties in north central North Carolina...
and southeastern Grayson counties in southwestern Virginia through
645 PM EDT...

At 538 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms extended from Independence, to
Mt. Airy, to Mayodan... moving east-southeast at 55 mph.

Locations impacted include...
Eden...
Reidsville...
Mount Airy...
Flat Rock...
and Wentworth

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3637 8082 3653 8125 3664 8122 3662 8089
      3656 8084 3654 7969 3631 7966
time... Mot... loc 2138z 271deg 49kt 3651 8073


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