Storm Brings Rain, Hail & High Winds – First Weather Warnings Issued For Spring Weather 2015

Residents in Zionville, Sugar Grove and other western locations were impacted by hail, high winds and heavy rain on Thursday night (April 9).

The National Weather Service issued both a Severe Thunderstorm Warning and a Flash Flood Warning for Watauga County for the first time this Spring 2015 season.

 Hail up to a quarter size was reported, as seen below.

Video: Barry and Tyler Houck

Near the NC/TN state line. Video: Erik Isenhour‎

Photo: Kelsey Hamilton

April 9 _Kelsey Hamilton

Photo: Alexia Watson
April 9 Hail_Alexia Watson

Photo: Brian Robinson
April 9 Hail_Brian Robinson

Photo: Skylar Younce
April 9 Hail_Skylar Younce

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