Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
808 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

NCZ010-011-026-027-210100-
HALIFAX NC-WARREN NC-NASH NC-FRANKLIN NC-
808 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF
NORTHWESTERN HALIFAX...SOUTHEASTERN WARREN...NORTHERN NASH AND
CENTRAL FRANKLIN COUNTIES UNTIL 900 PM EDT...

AT 807 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 MILES
SOUTH OF WARRENTON TO 6 MILES EAST OF WAKE FOREST...AND MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCKY MOUNT...ROANOKE RAPIDS...NASHVILLE...LOUISBURG...HALIFAX...
DORTCHES...RED OAK...ENFIELD...WELDON AND CASTALIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3642 7759 3642 7755 3637 7755 3634 7759
      3630 7755 3614 7767 3615 7770 3597 7779
      3598 7844 3599 7847 3633 7807 3647 7764
TIME...MOT...LOC 0007Z 245DEG 30KT 3625 7809 3600 7841

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