Hail Map for West Marion, NC

The West Marion, NC area has had 0 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 16 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near West Marion, NC on 27 occasions, including 2 occasions during the past year.

Name: West Marion, NC
Where Located: 65.6 miles NNE of Greenville, SC
Map: Google Map for West Marion, NC
Population: 1348
Housing Units: 643
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near West Marion, NC

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9/27/2018 7:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 9/27/2018 7:56 PM EDT At 749 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 12 miles southwest of columbus to near inman to spartanburg to near pauline, moving northeast at 55 mph (law enforcement). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
9/27/2018 7:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 9/27/2018 7:56 PM EDT At 749 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 12 miles southwest of columbus to near inman to spartanburg to near pauline, moving northeast at 55 mph (law enforcement). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
8/17/2018 3:31 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/17/2018 3:34 PM EDT At 331 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles northwest of marion, moving east at 5 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.
8/7/2018 3:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/7/2018 3:53 PM EDT At 348 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles southeast of marion, moving east at 10 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.
7/21/2018 5:23 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/21/2018 5:27 PM EDT At 522 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of marion, moving east at 25 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, sugar hill, thermal city, glenwood, sunshine, fero, dysartsville, union mills and shingle hollow.
7/21/2018 5:03 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/21/2018 5:06 PM EDT At 503 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles southwest of marion, or 5 miles south of old fort, moving east at 25 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.
7/6/2018 1:56 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/6/2018 1:59 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern mcdowell and northwestern rutherford counties will expire at 200 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.
7/6/2018 1:39 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/6/2018 1:44 PM EDT At 138 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southwest of marion, or 6 miles southeast of old fort, moving southwest at 40 mph. storm continues with fluctuations in intensity (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, marion, sugar hill, thermal city, pleasant gardens, glenwood, fero, union mills, shingle hollow and dysartsville.
7/6/2018 1:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/6/2018 1:22 PM EDT At 118 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northeast of marion, or near lake james state park, moving southwest at 40 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 2:42 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/26/2018 2:46 PM EDT At 241 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles southwest of marion, or 6 miles east of old fort, moving southeast at 10 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.
6/25/2018 4:59 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/25/2018 5:04 PM EDT At 459 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles northwest of north wilkesboro to 6 miles east of morganton to 6 miles south of marion, moving east at 45 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, lenoir, morganton, marion, sawmills, granite falls, valdese, gamewell, hudson, icard and cajah`s mountain.
6/25/2018 4:38 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/25/2018 4:42 PM EDT At 437 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 5 miles southeast of deep gap to 8 miles east of marion to 15 miles east of downtown asheville, moving east at 45 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.
6/25/2018 4:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/25/2018 4:30 PM EDT At 426 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near todd to 8 miles northeast of marion to 12 miles northeast of downtown asheville, moving east at 35 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, downtown asheville, marion, spruce pine, burnsville, newland, east asheville, west asheville, north asheville, black mountain and woodfin.
6/25/2018 4:00 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/25/2018 4:05 PM EDT At 359 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles north of beech mountain to 11 miles northwest of marion to 6 miles south of marshall, moving east at 35 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.
5/31/2018 4:25 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/31/2018 4:31 PM EDT At 425 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of marion, moving southeast at 15 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, marion, lake james state park, lake james, nebo, sugar hill, pleasant gardens, glenwood, fero, woodlawn and thermal city.
5/31/2018 3:55 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/31/2018 4:02 PM EDT At 355 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northwest of marion, moving southeast at 10 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.
10/8/2017 2:42 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 10/8/2017 2:47 PM EDT At 241 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 8 miles south of marion, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, marion around 300 pm edt. Other locations impacted by this dangerous storm include glenwood and fero.
10/8/2017 2:34 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 10/8/2017 2:38 PM EDT At 234 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 9 miles north of rutherfordton, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, marion around 300 pm edt. Other locations impacted by this dangerous storm include glenwood, sugar hill, thermal city, fero and dysartsville.
10/8/2017 2:25 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 10/8/2017 2:29 PM EDT At 225 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 5 miles north of rutherfordton, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, marion around 300 pm edt. Other locations impacted by this dangerous thunderstorm include green hill, sugar hill, thermal city, glenwood and fero.
8/4/2017 7:08 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/4/2017 7:12 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern mcdowell and northern rutherford counties will expire at 715 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 and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm.
8/4/2017 6:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/4/2017 6:53 PM EDT At 648 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of marion, or 6 miles southeast of old fort, 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, glenwood, sugar hill, thermal city, fero, dysartsville and union mills.
8/4/2017 6:35 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/4/2017 6:38 PM EDT At 635 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles southwest of marion, or near old fort, 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.
7/23/2017 1:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/23/2017 1:55 PM EDT At 151 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 5 miles west of hickory to 3 miles south of marion, moving east at 35 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, hickory, morganton, newton, marion, conover, longview, sawmills, granite falls, valdese and icard.
7/23/2017 1:27 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/23/2017 1:31 PM EDT At 126 pm edt, a cluster of locally severe thunderstorms was oriented along a line extending from 6 miles south of lenoir to 9 miles west of marion, moving east at 35 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.
7/22/2017 5:41 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern mcdowell and southwestern burke counties will expire at 545 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.
7/22/2017 5:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/22/2017 5:31 PM EDT At 525 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles northeast of marion, or near lake james state park, moving east at 10 mph. trees have been reported down in the city of marion. storm is beginning to weaken, but some threat of strong winds will continue for another 10 to 15 minutes (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, marion, lake james state park, lake james, nebo, sugar hill, pleasant gardens, glenwood, fero, dysartsville and woodlawn.
7/22/2017 5:00 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/22/2017 5:03 PM EDT At 500 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near marion, moving east at 10 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.
7/17/2017 6:36 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/17/2017 6:40 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern mcdowell and north central rutherford counties will expire at 645 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.
7/17/2017 6:05 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/17/2017 6:08 PM EDT At 605 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles southeast of marion, moving southwest at 10 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.
7/15/2017 3:37 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/15/2017 3:41 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern mcdowell and northwestern rutherford counties will expire at 345 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 heavy rain is still possible with this thunderstorm.
7/15/2017 3:21 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/15/2017 3:24 PM EDT At 255 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles southwest of marion, or 6 miles southeast of old fort, moving southeast at 10 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.
7/15/2017 2:55 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/15/2017 2:59 PM EDT At 255 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles southwest of marion, or 6 miles southeast of old fort, moving southeast at 10 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.
7/14/2017 5:33 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/14/2017 5:38 PM EDT At 532 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northeast of morganton, or near gamewell, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, lenoir, morganton, sawmills, granite falls, valdese, gamewell, hudson, icard, cajah`s mountain and drexel.
7/14/2017 5:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/14/2017 5:19 PM EDT At 514 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of morganton, or near table rock, moving east at 10 mph. other strong thunderstorms in the warned area may become severe at any time, including near gamewell and near marion (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.
7/14/2017 4:54 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/14/2017 5:00 PM EDT At 453 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles northwest of morganton, or near table rock, moving east at 10 mph. another severe thunderstorm cell was located near woodlawn, and a third was located north of old fort (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, marion, old fort, lake james state park, b. r. parkway-little switzerland to linville, lake james, b. r. Parkway-craggy to little switzerland, nebo, pleasant gardens, ashford and woodlawn.
7/14/2017 4:34 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/14/2017 4:39 PM EDT At 433 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles south of spruce pine, moving east at 15 mph. several other strong to severe thunderstorms were developing near the blue ridge escarpment inside the warned area (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.
7/13/2017 6:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/13/2017 6:10 PM EDT At 607 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles east of marion, or near lake james state park, moving southeast at 5 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, marion, lake james state park, lake james, nebo, pleasant gardens and glen alpine.
7/13/2017 5:34 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/13/2017 5:38 PM EDT At 534 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles southwest of marion, or near old fort, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, old fort and sugar hill.
7/13/2017 5:33 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/13/2017 5:38 PM EDT At 533 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northeast of marion, or near lake james state park, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
7/13/2017 5:14 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/13/2017 5:20 PM EDT At 514 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles southwest of marion, or near old fort, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to trees and power lines
6/13/2017 4:29 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/13/2017 4:36 PM EDT At 429 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles southwest of marion, or near old fort, moving southeast at 10 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.
5/28/2017 1:07 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/28/2017 1:13 AM EDT At 107 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles west of rutherfordton to 12 miles south of columbus to near greenville downtown, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, marion, rutherfordton, columbus, spindale, tryon, old fort, chimney rock state park, green hill, mill spring and thermal city.
5/28/2017 12:49 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/28/2017 12:53 AM EDT At 1249 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles west of beech mountain to 15 miles southwest of marion, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, marion, spruce pine, newland, glen alpine, banner elk, elk park, bakersville, beech mountain in avery county, crossnore and sugar mountain.
5/28/2017 12:48 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/28/2017 12:53 AM EDT At 1248 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 15 miles northeast of hendersonville to 9 miles southwest of columbus to 6 miles north of easley, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, marion, rutherfordton, columbus, taylors, berea, welcome, travelers rest, spindale, landrum and slater-marietta.
5/28/2017 12:48 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/28/2017 12:53 AM EDT At 1248 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 15 miles northeast of hendersonville to 9 miles southwest of columbus to 6 miles north of easley, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, marion, rutherfordton, columbus, taylors, berea, welcome, travelers rest, spindale, landrum and slater-marietta.
5/28/2017 12:21 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/28/2017 12:26 AM EDT At 1221 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 5 miles south of elizabethton to 5 miles east of downtown asheville, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
5/28/2017 12:18 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/28/2017 12:23 AM EDT At 1217 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles northwest of downtown asheville to 6 miles northeast of brevard to 17 miles northwest of pickens, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
5/28/2017 12:18 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/28/2017 12:23 AM EDT At 1217 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles northwest of downtown asheville to 6 miles northeast of brevard to 17 miles northwest of pickens, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to trees and power lines
5/24/2017 3:09 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/24/2017 3:14 PM EDT At 308 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles north of rutherfordton, moving northeast 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. locations impacted include, shingle hollow, sugar hill, thermal city, glenwood, fero, dysartsville, union mills, green hill and marion. A tornado watch remains in effect until 600 pm edt for western north carolina.
5/24/2017 2:47 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/24/2017 2:52 PM EDT At 247 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles west of rutherfordton, or 6 miles southeast of chimney rock state park, moving northeast 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.
5/19/2017 2:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/19/2017 2:56 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern mcdowell and northern rutherford counties will expire at 300 pm edt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however, gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with these thunderstorms.
5/19/2017 2:44 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/19/2017 2:47 PM EDT At 243 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles southeast of marion to 12 miles north of rutherfordton to 18 miles north of columbus, 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, rutherfordton, spindale, shingle hollow, green hill, sugar hill, thermal city, glenwood, fero, dysartsville and union mills.
5/19/2017 2:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/19/2017 2:22 PM EDT At 218 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of marion, or 5 miles southeast of old fort, moving southeast at 15 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 5:45 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/27/2016 5:49 PM EDT At 545 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles west of marion, or near old fort, moving northwest at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, marion, spruce pine, burnsville, old fort, b. r. parkway-little switzerland to linville, lake james, b. r. Parkway-craggy to little switzerland, mount mitchell state park, lake james state park and montreat.
8/27/2016 5:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/27/2016 5:22 PM EDT At 518 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northwest of marion, moving northwest at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
8/27/2016 5:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/27/2016 5:10 PM EDT At 507 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles southeast of marion, moving northwest at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, marion, sunshine, sugar hill, thermal city, shingle hollow, dysartsville, glenwood, fero and union mills.
8/27/2016 4:52 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/27/2016 4:55 PM EDT At 452 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles northeast of rutherfordton, or 10 miles north of bostic, moving northwest at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
8/17/2016 3:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/17/2016 3:43 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern mcdowell county will expire at 345 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.
8/17/2016 3:12 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/17/2016 3:15 PM EDT At 312 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of marion, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, marion, sugar hill, woodlawn, nebo, dysartsville, glenwood, pleasant gardens, fero and lake james.
8/17/2016 2:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 8/17/2016 2:57 PM EDT At 253 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles west of marion, or near old fort, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/22/2016 3:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/22/2016 3:31 PM EDT At 326 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southwest of marion, or 4 miles east of old fort, moving south at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, old fort, sugar hill, pleasant gardens, fero, thermal city, marion and glenwood.
7/22/2016 3:06 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/22/2016 3:12 PM EDT At 306 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of marion, or near old fort, moving south at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/16/2016 2:24 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/16/2016 2:27 PM EDT At 223 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southeast of marion, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, dysartsville, glenwood, sugar hill, fero, pleasant gardens and marion.
7/16/2016 2:04 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/16/2016 2:08 PM EDT At 203 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles southwest of marion, or 6 miles east of old fort, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/8/2016 7:52 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/8/2016 7:55 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for caldwell, burke, eastern mitchell, northwestern catawba, southern yancey, avery, central mcdowell and alexander counties will expire at 800 pm edt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and have exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until midnight edt for the piedmont of and western north carolina.
7/8/2016 7:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/8/2016 7:24 PM EDT At 718 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 5 miles north of beech mountain to 6 miles north of spruce pine to 3 miles west of burnsville, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
7/5/2016 2:02 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/5/2016 2:05 PM EDT At 201 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles west of marion to 13 miles southeast of downtown asheville, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
5/2/2016 3:11 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/2/2016 3:14 PM EDT At 310 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles south of marion, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated. this storm has a history of producing large hail up to the size of golf balls. take shelter now!). 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 2:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/2/2016 2:56 PM EDT At 253 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southwest of marion, or near old fort, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, marion, old fort, sugar hill, fero, glenwood, pleasant gardens, montreat and woodlawn.
5/2/2016 2:46 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/2/2016 2:49 PM EDT At 246 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles southwest of marion, or near old fort, moving northeast 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, marion, old fort, sugar hill, fero, glenwood, pleasant gardens, montreat and woodlawn.
5/2/2016 2:25 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/2/2016 2:28 PM EDT At 225 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 14 miles east of downtown asheville, or near black mountain, moving northeast 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.
5/1/2016 5:44 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/1/2016 5:48 PM EDT At 544 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of marion, or 5 miles southeast of old fort, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated. this storm has a history of producing large hail). 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 5:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/1/2016 5:31 PM EDT At 526 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles west of marion, or over old fort, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, marion, old fort, sugar hill, fero, glenwood, pleasant gardens, thermal city and nebo.
5/1/2016 5:06 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/1/2016 5:09 PM EDT At 506 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 13 miles east of downtown asheville, or near black mountain, 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 4:27 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 5/1/2016 4:30 PM EDT At 427 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles south of burnsville, or 5 miles west of mount mitchell state park, 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.
12/28/2015 7:42 PM EST The tornado warning for central mcdowell county will expire at 745 pm est, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer appears to be capable of producing a tornado. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
12/28/2015 7:21 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 12/28/2015 7:24 PM EST At 721 pm est, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado. this dangerous storm was located 7 miles southwest of marion, or near old fort, and moving north at 30 mph.
7/18/2015 2:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/18/2015 2:43 PM EDT At 240 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 11 miles south of marion, or 9 miles northeast of lake lure, and moving southeast at 20 mph. * locations in the warning include, forest city, rutherfordton, spindale, old fort, ellenboro, bostic, sugar hill, green hill, union mills and shingle hollow.
7/14/2015 8:41 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/14/2015 8:44 AM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for rutherford, southern buncombe, southern mcdowell, polk and henderson counties will expire at 845 am edt, the line of storms which prompted the warning have 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 and heavy rain are still possible with these thunderstorms.
7/14/2015 8:08 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/14/2015 8:11 AM EDT At 808 am 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 10 miles southwest of morganton to 16 miles north of columbus to 12 miles east of waynesville, moving southeast at 50 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds. locations impacted include, hendersonville, forest city, marion, rutherfordton, columbus, arden, mills river, fletcher, spindale and flat rock.
7/14/2015 7:47 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/14/2015 7:50 AM EDT At 747 am 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 9 miles north of marion to 11 miles northeast of downtown asheville to 9 miles northeast of waynesville, and moving southeast at 50 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds.
7/13/2015 8:36 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/13/2015 8:39 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern caldwell, burke, northeastern rutherford, western catawba, northwestern iredell, southern mcdowell and alexander counties will expire at 845 pm edt, the line of storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
7/13/2015 8:12 PM EDT Tree blown down on a house in mcdowell county NC, 5.2 miles NNE of West Marion, NC
7/13/2015 8:06 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 7/13/2015 8:09 PM EDT At 805 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of showers and thunderstorms with a history of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from 5 miles north of north wilkesboro to 5 miles north of morganton to 9 miles west of downtown asheville, and moving southeast at 25 mph.
6/30/2015 6:11 PM EDT Numerous trees and power lines down in mcdowell county NC, 5.2 miles NNE of West Marion, NC
6/30/2015 5:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/30/2015 5:54 PM EDT At 551 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located near marion, moving east at 40 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds. locations impacted include, marion, pleasant gardens, sugar hill, old fort and glenwood.
6/30/2015 5:38 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/30/2015 5:42 PM EDT At 537 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located 10 miles west of marion, moving east at 40 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds. locations impacted include, marion, old fort, pleasant gardens, sugar hill, glenwood and montreat.
6/30/2015 5:19 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/30/2015 5:24 PM EDT At 519 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located 9 miles east of north asheville, and moving east at 30 mph. nickel size hail may also accompany the damaging winds.
6/19/2015 4:03 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/19/2015 4:06 PM EDT At 403 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 14 miles east of east asheville, or near black mountain, moving east at 15 mph. locations impacted include, black mountain, old fort, b.r. parkway, craggy to little switzerland, montreat, sugar hill, fero, pleasant gardens, glenwood, marion and busick.
6/19/2015 3:47 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/19/2015 3:50 PM EDT At 346 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 8 miles east of east asheville, or near swannanoa, moving east at 10 mph. locations impacted include, black mountain, swannanoa, old fort, b.r. parkway, craggy to little switzerland, mount mitchell state park, montreat, sugar hill, glenwood, busick and fero.
6/19/2015 3:23 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/19/2015 3:26 PM EDT At 323 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 5 miles northeast of east asheville, or over warren wilson college, and moving northeast at 15 mph.
6/17/2015 5:12 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern burke, northeastern rutherford and mcdowell 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.
6/17/2015 4:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/17/2015 4:57 PM EDT At 453 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 southeast of marion, or 5 miles south of lake james state park, moving east at 10 mph. locations impacted include, marion, old fort, dysartsville, sugar hill, nebo, glenwood, union mills, thermal city, fero and pleasant gardens.
6/17/2015 4:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/17/2015 4:29 PM EDT At 426 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 marion, and moving southeast at 10 mph.
6/17/2015 4:10 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/17/2015 4:13 PM EDT At 410 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 marion, moving southeast at 15 mph. locations impacted include, marion, old fort, dysartsville, sugar hill, union mills, thermal city, nebo, fero, pleasant gardens and glenwood.
6/17/2015 3:54 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/17/2015 3:57 PM EDT At 354 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 marion, moving east at 10 mph. locations impacted include, marion, old fort, dysartsville, sugar hill, union mills, thermal city, nebo, fero, pleasant gardens and glenwood.
6/17/2015 3:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near West Marion, NC at 6/17/2015 3:44 PM EDT At 340 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located near marion, and moving southeast at 15 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds.
5/27/2014 3:45 PM EDT Media reports several trees were blown down across i-40 near marion...causing brief closure of the interstat in mcdowell county NC, 1 miles NNW of West Marion, NC
7/24/2013 5:45 PM EDT Multiple trees and power lines down along white pine drive near glenwoo in mcdowell county NC, 5.3 miles NNW of West Marion, NC
8/10/2012 9:49 PM EDT Two trees down along goose creek road. time determined from radar dat in mcdowell county NC, 2.4 miles N of West Marion, NC
8/8/2012 4:40 PM EDT Em reports numerous trees blown down in the glenwood communit in mcdowell county NC, 5.1 miles N of West Marion, NC
8/8/2012 4:07 PM EDT Trees down blocking the east bound lanes of interstate 40 and more trees down blocking goose creek road which is just south of the interstat in mcdowell county NC, 1.6 miles N of West Marion, NC
7/18/2012 4:35 PM EDT 1 tree down near sugar hill in mcdowell county NC, 6.8 miles NNW of West Marion, NC
7/18/2012 4:35 PM EDT 1 tree down in mcdowell county NC, 6.2 miles NNW of West Marion, NC
7/18/2012 3:35 PM EDT 1 tree down near sugar hill in mcdowell county NC, 6.8 miles NNW of West Marion, NC
7/18/2012 3:35 PM EDT 1 tree down in mcdowell county NC, 6.2 miles NNW of West Marion, NC
4/1/2012 5:40 PM EDT Power lines down along suger hill roa in mcdowell county NC, 0.5 miles SSE of West Marion, NC