Weather Alert
Burke County, NC
Status: Alert Ended
Start: 5/26/22 4:57 PM
End: 5/26/22 5:15 PM
Dur: 00:18
Canceled 5/26/22 5:15 PM

Tornado Warning issued May 26 at 4:57PM EDT until May 26 at 5:45PM EDT by NWS Greenville-Spartanburg SC
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a * Tornado Warning for...
Western Catawba County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
Western Alexander County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
Northwestern Lincoln County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
Southeastern Caldwell County in western North Carolina...
Southeastern Burke County in western North Carolina...

* Until 545 PM EDT.

* At 457 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 12 miles southwest of Hickory, or 7 miles southwest of Mountain View, moving northeast at 30 mph.
SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.
IMPACT...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...
Connelly Springs around 510 PM EDT.
Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport, Longview, Hildebran and Icard around 520 PM EDT.
Bethlehem, St. Stephens, Hudson and Sawmills around 530 PM EDT.
Taylorsville and Lake Hickory around 540 PM EDT.
Other locations impacted by this dangerous thunderstorm include Northlakes, Kings Creek, Little River In Alexander County, Cooksville and Millersville.

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