RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Another severe thunderstorm warning was issued Saturday afternoon after a tornado warning in southern Virginia and several severe thunderstorm warnings in central North Carolina counties.
The latest severe thunderstorm warning was issued at 5:49 p.m. until 6:45 p.m. for southeastern Vance, Warren, northeastern Nash, Halifax and northeastern Franklin counties.
At 5:48 p.m., a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles northeast of Louisburg, moving northeast at 30 mph.
The hazard includes 60 mph wind gusts and penny-sized hail. Residents in this area can expect damage to roofs, siding and trees.
Areas impacted include Roanoke Rapids, Henderson, Warrenton, Halifax, Littleton, Enfield, Weldon, Castalia, Macon and Centerville.