Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 55 kts.
State NORTH CAROLINA
County/Area CASWELL
WFO RNK
Begin Date 08/02/2008 12:40:00 EST-5
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth S
Begin Location YANCEYVILLE
Begin Lat/Lon 36.39/-79.33
End Date 08/02/2008 12:40:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 2.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A cold front moving into the central and southern Appalachians provided the focus for severe thunderstorm development during the afternoon of August 2nd. Damaging winds, and hail up to the size of quarters occurred.
Event Narrative Trees were blown down along Highway 62 South.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 21.00K 0.00K
LAWSONVILLE STOKES CO. NC 08/02/2008 11:45 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PINEY CREEK ALLEGHANY CO. NC 08/02/2008 12:30 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
YANCEYVILLE CASWELL CO. NC 08/02/2008 12:40 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
PILOT MTN SURRY CO. NC 08/02/2008 12:45 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ELKIN SURRY CO. NC 08/02/2008 13:15 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JEFFERSON ASHE CO. NC 08/02/2008 14:30 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JEFFERSON ASHE CO. NC 08/02/2008 15:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
ROARING RIVER WILKES CO. NC 08/02/2008 15:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TRAPHILL WILKES CO. NC 08/02/2008 15:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
ELKIN SURRY CO. NC 08/02/2008 15:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
NORTH WILKESBORO WILKES CO. NC 08/02/2008 15:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
WINDY GAP WILKES CO. NC 08/02/2008 15:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
BUCK SHOALS YADKIN CO. NC 08/02/2008 15:48 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 21.00K 0.00K