As you can see from the above and below graphics...we may be in for a rough night in southwest North Carolina. I know NE Georgia and East Tennessee will be...
This was the radar image with storm tracker turned on from the MRX Radar Station in Tennessee.
And this image is from the HTX Radar Station in Alabama.
The thunder is already cracking pretty loud here...so I'll batten down the hatches and wait this one out. Maybe I'll get a couple of shots or two of lightning (if I don't crawl under the bed with my cat).
Here is the view to the southwest: