Category: Weather Alerts

State of Emergency Declared, North Carolina Prepares for Hurricane Irma

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper has declared a State of Emergency for all 100 counties as the state prepares for almost certain impacts from Hurricane Irma early next week. 

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Governor McCrory Declares State of Emergency in Preparation for Severe Weather

A multitude of weather systems, including Hurricane Joaquin, could converge on N.C. during the next few days RALEIGH – Governor Pat McCrory has declared a State of Emergency in all 100 counties in preparation for severe weather that is predicated to cause severe flooding throughout the state. At a news conference at the North Carolina Emergency Operations Center, the governor said that weather systems, independent of Hurricane Joaquin, are likely to dump flooding rains on the state. Hurricane Joaquin will increase rainfall totals should it make landfall in North Carolina. Presently, the hurricane is predicted to brush the Outer Banks. […]

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Daily Weather Forecast for Monday, June 1, 2015

Hazardous Weather Outlook: Scattered showers and thunderstorms will occur across the area during the day today. Clusters of stronger thunderstorms are expected to develop by late afternoon and into the evening. Cloud to ground lightning and torrential rainfall will be the main threats from any thunderstorms today and tonight. However, a few of the storms may produce damaging wind gusts in excess of 60 mph. Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 10am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high […]

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Flash Flood Watch in effect for April 14, 2015

Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening. ———— ALERT: SEVERE WEATHER WARNINGS AND WATCHES ————- .SEVERAL ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS TO IMPACT THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS TODAY. .A VERY MOIST AIRMASS IS IN PLACE OVER THE MTNS OF THE WESTERN CAROLINAS & EXTREME NE GA. A ROUND OF HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS WILL MOVE NORTHWARD ALONG THE MTNS IN THE MOIST AIRMASS THIS MORNING IN RESPONSE TO A PASSING UPPER AIR DISTURBANCE. THEN.SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE MTNS THIS AFTERNOON & POSSIBLY LINGER INTO THE EVENING HRS. LOCATIONS AFFECTED BY MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAINFALL TODAY […]

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