Sunday, 14 April 2019 20:02

All hail breaks loose in Hamlet

HAMLET — A storm moving through earlier Sunday dropped hail on Richmond County for the second time this weekend.

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ROCKINGHAM — Although no warnings or watches have yet been issued, there is a high potential for strong thunderstorms to sweep through Richmond County this afternoon and into the night.

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CORDOVA — On Tuesday evening an unexpected hailstorm made its way through Cordova.

 

The National Weather Service issued a Flashflood Warning for Richmond County around 7:30p.m. This was followed by heavy rain and a hailstorm in the Cordova area that lasted for only a matter of minutes; however, the damage left in its wake has residents questioning if the storm was something more.

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