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Severe Possible severe weather February 4th-7th

Brick Tamland

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I really spoke too soon about it being underwhelming here. Yeah, I personally didn't get any damage, but there are trees down, power out, and flooding all over the Raleigh area. I am surprised because the one line of storms that came through here didn't last long at all.
 

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Well that’s not good. Some slight back building in upstate SC into east TN. More rain for NC. Several state of emergencies were declared earlier (Hickory, Jonesville, Iredell County).
 

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With the amount of rain that we have seen with this system, I can’t help but think that this reminds me of the May 1989 Western Carolinas tornado outbreak. That system dumped over 4 inches of rain throughout the foothills and Piedmont and produced several large F-4 and F-5 tornadoes. It makes you wonder how bad today could have been with a May airmass in place.
 

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With the amount of rain that we have seen with this system, I can’t help but think that this reminds me of the May 1989 Western Carolinas tornado outbreak. That system dumped over 4 inches of rain throughout the foothills and Piedmont and produced several large F-4 and F-5 tornadoes. It makes you wonder how bad today could have been with a May airmass in place.
May would have more vegetation to soak up this rain. Tornado risk would be higher but flooding would be lower somewhat.
 

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This rain is amazing. If I had a weather station, I would know how much I have received. Got to think it's over 3" by now.
 

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Very heavy thunderstorms now here! I’m glad I got home before they hit! The heavy rain reminds me of summer thunderstorms.
 

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Impressive downdrafts with these showers, wind gusts are actually strong with these low topped showers, quite suprised
 

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1/3 of a town just north of my place (kannapolis NC) doesn’t have power, dang, driving around seeing it completely pitch black
 

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Tiny bit breezy this morning
Seeing some mPING wind reports, Triad Airport had a gust of 53 And a coworker that lives in Henderson just called to tell me they didn't have power so yeah the wind business is picking up this morning.
 

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Seeing some mPING wind reports, Triad Airport had a gust of 53 And a coworker that lives in Henderson just called to tell me they didn't have power so yeah the wind business is picking up this morning.
The wind is no playing matter this morning over here. Woke me up multiple times. Constant gust well over 40mph
 
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