Hail Map for Mars Hill, NC

The Mars Hill, NC area has had 6 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 4 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Mars Hill, NC on 14 occasions, including 1 occasion during the past year.

Name: Mars Hill, NC
Where Located: 55.5 miles SSW of Bristol, TN
Map: Google Map for Mars Hill, NC
Population: 1869
Housing Units: 619
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Mars Hill, NC

Date / Time Report Details
8/13/2019 2:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 8/13/2019 2:20 PM EDT At 215 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 12 miles southwest of erwin to 17 miles west of burnsville to 5 miles southwest of marshall, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, burnsville, marshall, swannanoa, weaverville, mars hill, ramseytown, green mountain, swiss and flat creek.
8/13/2019 1:46 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 8/13/2019 1:50 PM EDT At 146 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 13 miles south of greeneville, or 5 miles north of hot springs, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
7/19/2019 5:39 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/19/2019 5:42 PM EDT At 539 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles east of marshall, or near mars hill, moving west at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
6/22/2019 12:31 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 6/22/2019 12:38 AM EDT At 1231 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of greeneville to 12 miles northwest of waynesville, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
8/8/2018 5:06 PM EDT Public reported on large branches down along north fork roa in buncombe county NC, 7.1 miles WNW of Mars Hill, NC
8/8/2018 4:57 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 8/8/2018 5:02 PM EDT At 457 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles west of burnsville to 7 miles southeast of marshall, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, burnsville, marshall, mars hill, mount mitchell state park, ramseytown, green mountain, swiss, faust, wolf ridge and busick.
8/8/2018 4:25 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 8/8/2018 4:30 PM EDT At 425 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles west of marshall, or near hot springs, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to trees and power lines
7/20/2018 10:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/20/2018 10:54 PM EDT At 1050 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near johnson city to 6 miles south of newport, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
6/26/2018 6:49 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 6/26/2018 6:52 PM EDT At 648 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near marshall to 13 miles west of downtown asheville to 3 miles northeast of waynesville, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines.
6/26/2018 6:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 6/26/2018 6:21 PM EDT At 618 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 12 miles south of greeneville to 16 miles west of marshall, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
6/26/2018 6:02 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 6/26/2018 6:07 PM EDT At 601 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles north of marshall, moving southeast at 30 mph. behind this thunderstorm, another line of storms will move into the western part of madison county around 615 pm. another warning will likely be needed (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, marshall, mars hill, hot springs, faust, allenstand, walnut, luck, wolf ridge, spring creek and max patch.
6/26/2018 5:36 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 6/26/2018 5:39 PM EDT At 535 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 15 miles east of newport, or 6 miles northwest of hot springs, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines.
6/17/2018 2:45 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 6/17/2018 2:49 PM EDT At 244 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of marshall, or 6 miles northwest of mars hill, and is nearly stationary (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
5/31/2018 8:31 PM EDT At 830 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles south of marshall, or 4 miles north of leicester, moving southeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, marshall, north asheville, woodfin, weaverville, mars hill, hot springs, leicester, max patch, faust and allenstand.
5/31/2018 8:15 PM EDT At 815 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of marshall, or near hot springs, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to trees and power lines
5/28/2017 12:27 AM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern transylvania, western henderson, madison, buncombe and northwestern yancey counties will expire at 1230 am edt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 200 am edt for western north carolina. a severe thunderstorm watch also remains in effect until 600 am edt for upstate south carolina.
5/27/2017 11:37 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 5/27/2017 11:43 PM EDT At 1136 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 5 miles west of greeneville to 4 miles northeast of sylva, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
5/19/2017 12:28 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 5/19/2017 12:31 PM EDT At 1227 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles east of marshall to 11 miles northwest of downtown asheville, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to trees and power lines. locations impacted include, weaverville, mars hill, canto, barnardsville, marshall, b. r. parkway-east asheville to craggy gardens and b. r. Parkway-craggy to little switzerland.
5/19/2017 12:14 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 5/19/2017 12:19 PM EDT At 1214 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near marshall, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines.
8/27/2016 7:08 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 8/27/2016 7:11 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern madison county will expire at 715 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and has exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm.
8/27/2016 6:46 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 8/27/2016 6:51 PM EDT At 646 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles northeast of marshall, or 4 miles northwest of mars hill, moving west at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, mars hill, allenstand, faust and wolf ridge.
8/27/2016 6:25 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 8/27/2016 6:29 PM EDT At 624 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles northeast of marshall, or near mars hill, moving northwest at 5 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/27/2016 8:33 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/27/2016 8:37 PM EDT At 831 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles west of burnsville to near marshall, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, marshall, weaverville, mars hill, barnardsville and woodfin.
7/27/2016 8:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/27/2016 8:18 PM EDT At 815 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles west of burnsville to near marshall, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, marshall, weaverville, mars hill, faust, barnardsville, swiss and woodfin.
7/27/2016 7:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/27/2016 7:56 PM EDT At 752 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles northeast of marshall, or near mars hill, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/8/2016 6:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/8/2016 6:58 PM EDT At 653 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles north of marshall, or 7 miles northeast of hot springs, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
7/7/2016 7:59 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/7/2016 8:03 PM EDT At 759 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 12 miles southwest of greeneville to 5 miles west of waynesville, moving southeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/6/2016 9:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/6/2016 9:10 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for madison, west central yancey and northwestern buncombe counties will expire at 915 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and have exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
7/6/2016 9:06 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/6/2016 9:10 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for east central madison, northern mitchell and yancey counties will expire at 915 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and have exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
7/6/2016 8:32 PM EDT Trees dow in madison county NC, 0.5 miles E of Mars Hill, NC
7/6/2016 8:29 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/6/2016 8:35 PM EDT At 829 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near marshall, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/6/2016 8:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/6/2016 8:29 PM EDT At 826 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of burnsville, or 8 miles south of banner hill, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/30/2016 5:03 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 6/30/2016 5:07 PM EDT At 503 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles east of marshall, or near mars hill, moving east at 5 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/2/2016 6:47 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 5/2/2016 6:50 PM EDT At 646 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles northwest of marshall, or over hot springs, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/1/2016 4:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 5/1/2016 4:11 PM EDT At 407 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles east of marshall, or near mars hill, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
7/13/2015 7:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/13/2015 7:51 PM EDT At 747 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms with a history of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from 7 miles south of burnsville to 10 miles north of downtown asheville to 5 miles southwest of marshall, moving southeast at 35 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds. locations impacted include, asheville, marshall, black mountain, woodfin, swannanoa, weaverville, fairview in buncombe county, biltmore forest, bent creek and old fort.
7/13/2015 7:35 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/13/2015 7:38 PM EDT At 734 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms with a history of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from 4 miles south of deep gap to 3 miles northeast of spruce pine to 6 miles west of marshall, moving southeast at 40 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds. locations impacted include, lenoir, spruce pine, burnsville, marshall, newland, beech mountain, gamewell, cajah`s mountain, mars hill and banner elk.
7/13/2015 7:29 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/13/2015 7:32 PM EDT At 729 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms with a history of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from 4 miles west of burnsville to 3 miles northeast of marshall to 20 miles southeast of newport, and moving southeast at 35 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds.
7/13/2015 6:59 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Mars Hill, NC at 7/13/2015 7:02 PM EDT At 657 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near whitetop to 9 miles northwest of beech mountain to 11 miles east of morristown, and moving southeast at 30 mph. nickel size hail may also accompany the damaging winds.
5/27/2015 5:12 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern madison and north central buncombe counties will expire at 515 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm.
5/27/2015 4:52 PM EDT At 452 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located 6 miles east of marshall, or over mars hill, moving northeast at 20 mph. locations impacted include, mars hill, barnardsville, wolf ridge, faust and marshall.
5/27/2015 4:33 PM EDT At 433 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located near marshall, and moving northeast at 20 mph.
5/23/2014 8:32 AM EDT Spotter estimated 60 mph wind gusts at his house from line of thunderstorm in madison county NC, 0.5 miles E of Mars Hill, NC
5/23/2014 8:30 AM EDT Estimated 60 mph wind gusts ese of faust in far eastern madison county... n in madison county NC, 5.4 miles SW of Mars Hill, NC
2/21/2014 7:20 AM EST Multiple trees down near wolf ridge ski resor in madison county NC, 7.6 miles S of Mars Hill, NC
7/9/2013 8:25 PM EDT Numerous trees down in barnardsvill in buncombe county NC, 6.2 miles WNW of Mars Hill, NC
8/10/2012 9:00 PM EDT Trees and large limbs down along highway 197 west of barnardsville in buncombe county NC, 4.4 miles NW of Mars Hill, NC
7/5/2012 5:05 PM EDT Multiple trees and powerlines down near wolf laure in madison county NC, 6.3 miles S of Mars Hill, NC
3/15/2012 5:21 PM EDT Quarter sized hail reported 2.9 miles S of Mars Hill, NC, quarter sized hail fell along and near interstate 26. many hail reports in this area with the largest hail around quarter sized. some wind but no reports of any wind pr
3/2/2012 8:37 PM EST Quarter sized hail reported 2.8 miles SW of Mars Hill, NC, quarter sized hail lasted a few minutes near yancey county border not far from mars hill.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Trees blown down in yancey county NC, 8 miles SW of Mars Hill, NC
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Several trees and large limbs down on bull creek road just south of hw in madison county NC, 2.3 miles ENE of Mars Hill, NC
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Several trees down by wind and couple struck by lightnin in madison county NC, 4.5 miles SW of Mars Hill, NC
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Hen Egg sized hail reported 4.5 miles SW of Mars Hill, NC, hen egg size hail on hw
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.5 miles E of Mars Hill, NC, hail ranging from quarter to golfball size.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.5 miles E of Mars Hill, NC, em relayed reports of golf ball sie hail in the mars hill area
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Em reported a tree on a house in mars hill...with other trees down between marshall and mars hill in madison county NC, 0.5 miles E of Mars Hill, NC
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Madison county comms reports 2 trees down on puncheon fork roa in madison county NC, 4.9 miles S of Mars Hill, NC
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 0.5 miles E of Mars Hill, NC