Sampson County storm injures 14 people, destroys mobile homes and barns
There’s a risk of severe storms across much of Central and Eastern North Carolina on Sunday and Monday, according to the National Weather Service in Raleigh.
Isolated to scattered thunderstorms were expected Sunday and Monday. Some might become severe, including large hail, cloud-to-ground lightning and damaging straight-line winds.
The chance of showers and thunderstorms will be mainly between 8 p.m. and midnight on Sunday. There’s a slight chance of showers early on Monday, then showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m.
The weather service issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for the storms that included most of Central and Eastern North Carolina.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms also was expected after 1 p.m. on Tuesday, after 11 a.m. Wednesday and on Friday and Saturday. Highs will be mostly in the mid- to upper-80s.