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Thunder Pig · 1W ago

Daily Weather Briefing for Monday, September 11, 2017

Hurricane IRMASummary of Expected ImpactsOur impacts will be mostly wind-related with sustained winds overnight on Monday expected to be in the 15 to 35 mph range with gusts in the 40 to 50...
Thunder Pig · 1W ago

Some National Forest Recreation Areas and Roads Closing in Advance of Hurricane Irma

The National Forests in North Carolina have closed some recreational areas and roads ahead of the arrival of Hurricane IRMA. The press release detailing the closures is posted below:Ashevil...
Thunder Pig · 1W ago

Macon County Under State of Emergency at 8 pm Tonight

Macon County is under a State of Emergency effective at 8 pm tonight, according to a document signed at 11 am yesterday and just sent to Macon Media. Macon Media has altered the document by ...
Thunder Pig · 1W ago

High Wind Warning Issued by National Weather Service In Effect from 8 am Monday until 2 am Tuesday

The National Weather Service has replaced the High Wind Watch with a High Wind Warning. It will be in effect from 8 am tomorrow to 2 am Tuesday morning.They are expecting sustained winds in ...
Thunder Pig · 1W ago

High Wind Watch Issued by National Weather Service In effect Monday Morning and Monday Night

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Watch for our region.The daily weather briefing can be seen at http://thunderpigblog.blogspot.com/2017/09/wx20170910.html WEATHER SPONSORA...
Thunder Pig · 1W ago

Daily Weather Briefing for Sunday, September 10, 2017

**7:46 am** The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Watch for the region, including Macon County that will be in effect from Monday morning to Monday night. read more about it at...
Thunder Pig · 1W ago

Daily Weather Briefing for Saturday, September 9, 2017

Hurricane IRMA Information and Links"I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best." - Benjamin Disraeli As of 3 am (when this briefing was prepared) Hurricane IRMA is still off the co...
Thunder Pig · 1W ago

Macon County Emergency Management Issues Update on IRMA

Macon County Emergency Management has sent out a press release on IRMA. Macon Media has converted the scanned image into a searchable document with clickable hyperlinks. Errors in transcript...
Thunder Pig · 1W ago

Southern Region of the USDA Forest Service Waives Campground Fees on National Forests

    ATLANTA (September 7, 2017) -The Southern Region of the USDA Forest Service is immediately waiving fees and making all campgrounds available for individuals displaced by the recent and f...
Thunder Pig · 1W ago

Daily Weather Briefing for Friday, September 8, 2017

LOCAL NEWS (Local and state governments prepare for Hurricane IRMA)For those of you who are unsure about food safety, storage and preparation without electricity, the Department of Homeland...