...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...
* WHAT...WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
* WHERE...CALDWELL MOUNTAINS, GREATER CALDWELL, BURKE MOUNTAINS,
GREATER BURKE, MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS, EASTERN MCDOWELL, AVERY,
MITCHELL AND YANCEY COUNTIES.
* WHEN...UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY.
* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS COULD BLOW AROUND UNSECURED OBJECTS.
TREE LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND A FEW POWER OUTAGES MAY
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...SOME OF THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS AND RIDGETOPS
ABOVE 5000 FEET COULD HAVE A FEW WIND GUSTS ABOVE 60 MPH. THE
WIND SHOULD BEGIN TO TAPER OFF IN THE PRE-DAWN HOURS THURSDAY.
USE EXTRA CAUTION WHEN DRIVING, ESPECIALLY IF OPERATING A HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLE. SECURE OUTDOOR OBJECTS.
The Rotary Club of Morganton recently held its annual pancake breakfast fundraiser at the Morganton Community House. The event draws hundreds of residents to come enjoy and breakfast of pancakes and all the fixings.