GreeneWX Event Summary 5/6/22 – Final

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The GreeneWX area consists of 42 counties from East TN, Western NC, and Southwest VA. The area experienced a severe event causing numerous power outages, and severe tree damage areawide. This severe event started at 12:28 PM ET and ended at 9:03 PM ET.

Tornado Warnings: 3
Severe: 40
SWS: 29
Flash Flood: 1
Peak Lightning/ 15min: 522 @ 707 PM ET
Max CAPE: 2,463 J/Kg near Louden @ 3 PM
Highest Gust Report: 70 MPH Hancock Co.
Wind Report: 29
Hail Report: 11
Sig Hail: 2


Every county in the GreeneWX area was under a Tornado Watch for at least 5 hours.

Along with the Tornado Watch, every county in the GreeneWX coverage area was under at least 1 Severe T-Storm Warning at some point.

Radar Recap




Greeneville – 17:43

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