Severe Thunderstorms Could Bring Hail and Tornadoes To The Charlotte Region Today


A severe thunderstorm alert has just been issued for the greater Charlotte region.

According to the National Weather Service, ‘Damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes are possible.’

The areas at the greatest risk will be the north half of Charlotte and up. The storms are predicted to come in 2 waves, with the first starting sometime this afternoon and the second lasting into the late evening.

Duke Energy recommends having the following items handy in case of a power outage;