140 PM EDT Sat Jul 20 2019 Expiration:
1830 GMT 20 2019
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTH CENTRAL CATAWBA...DAVIE...
ALEXANDER...NORTHERN IREDELL...SOUTHEASTERN CALDWELL AND NORTHWESTERN
ROWAN COUNTIES UNTIL 230 PM EDT...
At 139 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a cluster of strong
thunderstorms 10 miles north of Statesville, or 5 miles southeast of
Love Valley, moving northeast at 15 mph.
Locations to be impacted include...
Hickory, Statesville, Mocksville, Taylorsville, St. Stephens,
Longview, Bethlehem, Bermuda Run, Stony Point and Harmony.
Wind gusts up to 40 mph and pea size hail will be possible in these
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 3589 8039 3588 8042 3587 8040 3584 8043
3572 8140 3577 8137 3577 8142 3599 8141
3601 8133 3600 8133 3604 8120 3603 8117
3603 8107 3606 8098 3605 8054 3604 8044
3601 8042 3599 8042 3596 8038 3593 8037
TIME...MOT...LOC 1739Z 204DEG 13KT 3594 8090
1042 AM EDT Sat Jul 20 2019 Expiration:
2245 GMT 20 2019
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
* LOCATIONS...the western Piedmont of North Carolina and eastern
South Carolina Upstate, including the Charlotte metro area.
* TIMING...This afternoon and early evening.
* IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
outdoor exertion or extended exposure.
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Up to 107 due to temperatures in the mid
90s, and dewpoints in the lower 70s.
A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned
room, stay out of the sun, and check in on relatives and
Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.
To reduce risk during outdoor work, the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency, call 9 1 1.
1041 AM EDT Sat Jul 20 2019 Expiration:
1445 GMT 21 2019
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for piedmont North Carolina and
Upstate South Carolina.
.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.
Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.
In addition, isolated to scattered thunderstorms will develop across
the area today. The primary threats will be gusty winds, heavy rain,
and cloud-to-ground lightning. A few storms could become severe and
produce damaging wind gusts.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.
Heat index values are expected to rise above 100 again Sunday.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Barium Springs, NC Weather Warnings, Advisories and Alerts are issued by the National Weather Service.
You may want to see if there are any Special Weather Statements