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Hot, Humid, and Stormy | Tracking pop-up storms in the Piedmont

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GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — WFMY News 2's weather team has you covered on all things weather as pop-up thunderstorms roll through the Triad Friday. 

Storm risks are possible between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. 

Stay with WFMY News 2 for your latest weather updates and power outages. 

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To report a power outage in your area call 1-800-769-3766.

3000 people are currently without power across North Carolina.

  • Alamance –  1 Power Outage
  • Caswell–  0 Power Outages
  • Davidson  – 0 Power Outages
  • Davie –  43 Power Outages
  • Forsyth – 30 Power Outages
  • Guilford –  8 Power Outages
  • Randolph – 1 Power Outage
  • Rockingham – 0 Power Outages
  • Stokes –  8 Power Outages
  • Surry –  1 Power Outage
  • Wilkes – 417 Power Outages
  • Yadkin – 0 Power Outages

Friday, July 29, 2022

5:40 p.m.-- Game on! 

5:23 p.m.-- Hot, Humid, and Windy!

5:13 p.m.-- WOW! That's one tall storm! 

5:06 p.m.-- Storms spotted in the Triad with one moving to Greensboro and another approaching High Point. 

5:02 p.m.-- A quick look at Kernersville from a WFMY News 2 viewer. 

4:45 p.m.-- It's looking real stormy in Winston-Salem

3:00 p.m.-- Keeping an eye on the weather for you!

2:43 p.m.-- Scattered storms forming in the Foothills. 

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

6:45 p.m.-- Storms pushing through Guilford County.

4:15 p.m.-- A few storms here and there. Will we see any pop up in the Triad? 

4:10 p.m.-- Quick update from Chief Meteorologist Tim Buckley. 

8:21 a.m.-- Ready for more storms?

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

3:02 p.m.-- Raining up a storm in Burlington.

2:59 p.m.-- WOW! 8,000 plus people are in the dark in Guilford County. 

2:54 p.m.-- More downpours. 

2:32 p.m.-- Looking real gloomy on one side of High Point. 

2:25 p.m.-- Storms moving over the Triad for the second day in a row!

Monday, July 25, 2022

7:37 p.m.-- Cool lightning strikes near Round One in Greensboro captured by WFMY News 2's Amber Lake!

6:19 p.m.-- Viewer Jayna Wall sent us this picture below from Burlington.

6:05 p.m.-- A quick look at Burlington from our viewer Samantha Loy.

A viewer sent us this video of 'scud clouds' forming in Kernersville. These clouds are formed by rising air into the storm.  

5:50 p.m. Thunderstorms with plenty of lightning and rain heading towards Whitsett, Elon, Burlington, and Mebane

4:30 p.m.-- New storm forming in Kernersville. 

4:08 p.m.-- Daily pop-up thunderstorms! 

4:07 p.m.-- Hit or miss!

4:04 p.m.-- Lighting up around Rockingham County and north of Greensboro. 

3:45 p.m.-- Storm tracking! 

3:30 p.m. -- A little heavy downpour in Winston-Salem

3:26 p.m.-- Rolling on in! 

2:45 p.m. -- Hot and Humid! 

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