Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
500 PM EDT THU APR 30 2015

NCZ007>009-302200-
VANCE NC-GRANVILLE NC-PERSON NC-
500 PM EDT THU APR 30 2015

...A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHERN
VANCE... NORTHERN GRANVILLE AND EASTERN PERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM
EDT...

AT 458 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
THUNDERSTORM WITH SMALL HAIL 7 MILES EAST OF ROXBORO...MOVING EAST
AT 25 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HENDERSON...OXFORD...STOVALL...MIDDLEBURG...OAK HILL...TUNGSTEN...
...AND BEREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DONT WAIT UNTIL YOU SEE THE FIRST LIGHTNING FLASH BEFORE HEADING TO
SAFETY. MOVE INDOORS AT THE FIRST SIGN OF THREATENING SKIES OR THE
FIRST SOUND OF THUNDER. DEADLY LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN OCCUR WELL AHEAD
OF AN APPROACHING STORM...PRIOR TO THE ARRIVAL OF RAIN AND WIND. MAKE
SURE THAT LIGHTNING IS WELL AWAY FROM YOUR LOCATION BEFORE RESUMING
OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

&&

LAT...LON 3632 7831 3624 7887 3654 7884 3654 7836
TIME...MOT...LOC 2058Z 258DEG 20KT 3637 7885

$$

WSS



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