Rutherford County under Severe Thunderstorm watch until 10 p.m. Wednesday

Jul. 17, 2013 @ 03:42 PM

From the National Weather Service:

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 417 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN GEORGIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 6 COUNTIES

IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA

ELBERT FRANKLIN HABERSHAM HART RABUN STEPHENS

IN NORTH CAROLINA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 28 COUNTIES

IN PIEDMONT NORTH CAROLINA

CABARRUS CLEVELAND DAVIE GASTON IREDELL LINCOLN MECKLENBURG ROWAN UNION

IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA

ALEXANDER AVERY BUNCOMBE BURKE CALDWELL CATAWBA GRAHAM HAYWOOD HENDERSON JACKSON MACON MADISON MCDOWELL MITCHELL POLK RUTHERFORD SWAIN TRANSYLVANIA YANCEY

IN SOUTH CAROLINA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 12 COUNTIES

IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA

ABBEVILLE ANDERSON CHEROKEE CHESTER GREENVILLE GREENWOOD LAURENS OCONEE PICKENS SPARTANBURG UNION YORK

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF... ABBEVILLE... ANDERSON... ASHEVILLE... BAKERSVILLE... BREVARD... BRYSON CITY... BURNSVILLE... CARNESVILLE... CHARLOTTE... CHEROKEE... CHESTER... CLARKESVILLE... CLAYTON... COLUMBUS... CONCORD... CULLOWHEE... EASLEY... ELBERTON... FRANKLIN... GAFFNEY... GASTONIA... GREENVILLE... GREENWOOD... HARTWELL... HENDERSONVILLE... HICKORY... LAURENS... LINCOLNTON... MARION... MARSHALL... MOCKSVILLE... MONROE... MOORESVILLE... MORGANTON... NEWLAND... NEWTON... ROBBINSVILLE... ROCK HILL... RUTHERFORDTON... SALISBURY... SHELBY... SPARTANBURG... STATESVILLE... SYLVA... TAYLORSVILLE... TOCCOA... UNION... WALHALLA AND WAYNESVILLE.