Thunderstorm/Hail Reports


11:50am – already some thunderstorms creating hail in Avery County

12noon – rumbles of thunder in Valle Crucis

12:25pm – report of dime size hail in Valle Crucis and heavy rain in Foscoe

12:30pm – reports of hail in Foscoe, and Banner Elk too. Pea size hail in Meat Camp

1:11pm – received one report of temps dropping from the 60s to the 40s in one section of Foscoe as the hail came through

3:40pm- reports of hail in Blowing Rock

4:44pm – report of hail in Foscoe again

Dime size hail in Valle Crucis in the noon hour. Photos by Anita Presnell

Photo from Foscoe by Peggy Ellis

Hail in Foscoe


Cloud building over Boone



6:15pm. – Small streams in Foscoe almost out of their banks
Standing water on parts of #us321 in Blowing Rock

7:15pm – via twitter – 1 E Blowing Rock [Watauga Co, NC] 911 call center reports FLASH FLOOD at 05:38 PM EDT

7:48pm – @iembot_rnk: #RNK 2 Ssw Foscoe [Watauga Co, NC] public reports HAIL of penny size (E0.75 INCH) at 05:19 PM EDT


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