Areas south of the Triangle are under a Level 2 risk, while the Triangle and areas further north are under a lower risk.
A cluster of storms will move across central North Carolina between 7 and 11 p.m. Areas south of the Triangle could see damaging wind gusts and large hail.
What are straight-line winds and how do they form
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning (winds to 60mph) remains in effect for Robeson County until 9:15. Other strong storms extend through eastern Cumberland and western Sampson counties. Gusty winds to 45mph are possible as the line moves east at 45mph. #ABC11 pic.twitter.com/G9dr9RoTJO— Chris Hohmann (@HohmannABC11) May 6, 2020
There could be some thunder or hail around the RDU area, but that threat is less likely.
The storms will move out around 11:30 p.m. The rest of the night will be cloudy and in the low 50s.
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