Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State NORTH CAROLINA
County/Area CASWELL
WFO RNK
Report Source County Official
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-07-23 19:03:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 2W LEASBURG
Begin Lat/Lon 36.4/-79.21
End Date 2008-07-23 19:03:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 1.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A strong upper trough for late July pushed a cold front through the region during the evening hours of the 23rd. Although instability was rather marginal...cooling aloft allowed for a broken line of severe convection to propagate across the Blue Ridge and into the Piedmont during the evening.
Event Narrative A tree was blown down at the intersection of Highways 158 and 119. Damage values are estimated.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 5.50K 0.00K
ENNICE ALLEGHANY CO. NC 07/23/2008 15:12 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
WILKESBORO WILKES CO. NC 07/23/2008 16:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
LEASBURG CASWELL CO. NC 07/23/2008 19:03 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 5.50K 0.00K