Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 1.75 in.
State NORTH CAROLINA
County/Area LEE
WFO RAH
Report Source Public
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-04-20 15:30:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 4NNE BROADWAY
Begin Lat/Lon 35.5/-79.05
End Date 2008-04-20 15:30:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Over the course of two day, several shortwave vorticity maxes rotated across the area as a closed upper low spun rotated through the region. Severe thunderstorms developed amidst steepening mid level lapse rates and peak afternoon heating. The severe storms resulted in mainly large hail, ranging from penny to golf ball size hail with an isolated flash flooding.
Event Narrative Golf ball size hail was reported near the intersection of Highway 42 and Buckhorn Road.


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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 0.00K 0.00K
LAMBERT STANLY CO. NC 04/20/2008 12:00 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MILLINGPORT STANLY CO. NC 04/20/2008 12:30 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PINETOPS EDGECOMBE CO. NC 04/20/2008 12:35 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KINGSBORO EDGECOMBE CO. NC 04/20/2008 13:03 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCKY MT EDGECOMBE CO. NC 04/20/2008 13:03 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RAMSEUR RANDOLPH CO. NC 04/20/2008 13:40 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HIGH PT GUILFORD CO. NC 04/20/2008 14:00 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LIBERTY RANDOLPH CO. NC 04/20/2008 14:05 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SCOTLAND NECK HALIFAX CO. NC 04/20/2008 14:40 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SANFORD LEE CO. NC 04/20/2008 14:42 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PITTSBORO CHATHAM CO. NC 04/20/2008 14:56 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COAKLEY EDGECOMBE CO. NC 04/20/2008 15:15 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOBGOOD HALIFAX CO. NC 04/20/2008 15:20 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BROADWAY LEE CO. NC 04/20/2008 15:30 EST-5 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SCOTLAND NECK ARPT HALIFAX CO. NC 04/20/2008 16:14 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SCOTLAND NECK HALIFAX CO. NC 04/20/2008 16:30 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROSENEATH HALIFAX CO. NC 04/20/2008 16:35 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DAWSON XRDS HALIFAX CO. NC 04/20/2008 21:00 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOLLY SPGS WAKE CO. NC 04/21/2008 12:17 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MC DANIELS SAMPSON CO. NC 04/21/2008 14:50 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FREMONT WAYNE CO. NC 04/21/2008 15:10 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PINKNEY WAYNE CO. NC 04/21/2008 15:20 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MONKS XRDS SAMPSON CO. NC 04/21/2008 15:27 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KEENER SAMPSON CO. NC 04/21/2008 15:42 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BENSON JOHNSTON CO. NC 04/21/2008 15:58 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TURKEY SAMPSON CO. NC 04/21/2008 16:50 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K