Slight risk today for severe thunderstorm to develop where primary threats are hail up to golf ball size and winds up to 70mph. Time frame for these storms to possible pop up look to be around 4-5pm and will continue through the night.
11-30-05 - A Carter County woman died Tuesday while defending her home from an oncoming grass fire. It happened 3 miles north of Wilson on Crest Road. The woman was using a garden hose when she collapsed.
The Wilson police chief gave the victim CPR, but she died later at a local hospital. Authorities say the woman had been in poor health. The grass fire, one of many in western Carter County this week, burned 10 acres.