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Clay County, NC
Saturday June 22nd, 2019 :: 12:55 a.m. EDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 01:15AM Saturday

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Eastern Clay County in southwestern North Carolina...

* Until 115 AM EDT.

* At 1252 AM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles east of Hayesville, moving east at 40 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Nantahala Lake and Shooting Creek.

* AFFECTED AREAS: CLAY, NC

Instructions:

This is a DANGEROUS SITUATION. This storm is producing widespread wind damage across southeast Tennessee. SEEK SHELTER NOW inside a sturdy structure and stay away from windows! Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Address/Location
Clay County, NC
345 Courthouse Drive
Hayesville, NC 28904

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 828-389-8052

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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