Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
844 PM EDT TUE APR 14 2015

NCZ011-150130-
HALIFAX NC-
844 PM EDT TUE APR 14 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
HALIFAX COUNTY UNTIL 930 PM EDT...

AT 840 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF ROANOKE RAPIDS...MOVING
EAST AT 15 MPH.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AND WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROANOKE RAPIDS...HALIFAX...WELDON...TILLERY AND SOUTH WELDON.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 95 BETWEEN MILE MARKER 160 AND MILE MARKER
176.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH ARE CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN TREE LIMBS
AND BLOWING AROUND TRASH CANS...POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND
OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS. HEAVY RAINFALL WILL SIGNIFICANTLY
DECREASE VISIBILITY AND RESULT IN PONDING OF WATER ON AREA ROADS...
ESPECIALLY THE INTERSTATE 95 CORRIDOR BETWEEN MILE MARKER 160 AND
MILE MARKER 176.

&&

LAT...LON 3642 7759 3642 7756 3639 7754 3637 7755
      3635 7758 3630 7755 3631 7750 3632 7747
      3632 7744 3631 7743 3624 7746 3624 7755
      3634 7782 3644 7782 3644 7761
TIME...MOT...LOC 0039Z 280DEG 14KT 3639 7776

$$

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