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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG SC
 
TIME (EDT) .....CITY LOCATION....... ST   ...EVENT/REMARKS...
           .....COUNTY LOCATION.....

 

515 AM     CULLOWHEE                 NC   WIND DAMAGE
05/06/99   JACKSON                       ONE TREE DOWN AND
                                                         WIDESPREAD POWER OUTAGES
                                                         IN CULLOWHEE. REPORT FROM
                                                         JACKSON COUNTY 911.
 
521 AM     3 E SYLVA                      NC   .75 INCH HAIL
05/06/99   JACKSON                       DIME-SIZED HAIL (AND A LOT
                                                         OF PEA-SIZED HAIL) FALLING
                                                         IN THE ADDIE COMMUNITY.
                                                         POWER OUTAGES IN THE
                                                         REGION AS WELL. REPORT
                                                         FROM HAM RADIO OPERATOR.
 
515 AM     SAVANNAH                  NC   WIND DAMAGE
05/06/99   JACKSON                     COUNTY SHERIFF REPORTS
                                                       TREES AND POWER LINES
                                                       DOWN.

 

615 AM     ASHEVILLE                 NC   TORNADO
05/06/99   BUNCOMBE                ASHEVILLE 911 RELAYS
                                                      PUBLIC REPORT OF TORNADO
                                                      TOUCHDOWN ON BILTMORE
                                                      AVENUE. POWER LINES DOWN.
 
615 AM     ASHEVILLE                 NC   TORNADO
05/06/99   BUNCOMBE                ASHEVILLE 911 RELAYS
                                                      PUBLIC REPORT OF TORNADO
                                                      TOUCHDOWN ON CHESTNUT
                                                       AVE. TREE/LINES DOWN.
 
628 AM     SWANNANOA              NC   WIND DAMAGE
05/06/99   BUNCOMBE                 BUNCOMBE COUNTY SHERIFF
                                                       REPORTS TREES DOWN IN TOWN
                                                       OF SWANNANOA.
 
630 AM     ASHEVILLE                 NC   WIND DAMAGE
05/06/99   BUNCOMBE                BUNCOMBE EOC REPORTS TREE
                                                      ON CAR AND SIDING BLOWN OFF
                                                      HOUSE ON HAYWOOD ROAD.
 
630 AM     ASHEVILLE                 NC   WIND DAMAGE
05/06/99   BUNCOMBE                BUNCOMBE COUNTY EOC
                                                      REPORTS GARAGE DESTROYED
                                                      IN CITY OF ASHEVILLE.