Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 55 kts.
State NORTH CAROLINA
County/Area CASWELL
WFO RNK
Begin Date 05/20/2008 13:21:00 EST-5
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location MILTON
Begin Lat/Lon 36.53/-79.22
End Date 05/20/2008 13:21:00 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 The northwest piedmont of North Carolina was in an unstable air mass ahead of a cold front during the afternoon of May 20th. This allowed a few thunderstorms to develop into severe cells. These storms produced hail up to quarter size and wind damage.
Event Narrative One tree blown down in Milton.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
STONEVILLE ROCKINGHAM CO. NC 05/20/2008 13:02 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
EDEN ROCKINGHAM CO. NC 05/20/2008 13:04 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PRICE ROCKINGHAM CO. NC 05/20/2008 13:06 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MAYFIELD ROCKINGHAM CO. NC 05/20/2008 13:06 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RUFFIN ROCKINGHAM CO. NC 05/20/2008 13:20 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MILTON CASWELL CO. NC 05/20/2008 13:21 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
THOMPSONVILLE ROCKINGHAM CO. NC 05/20/2008 13:43 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 3.00K 0.00K