Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
313 PM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

NCZ007>011-021>028-038>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-221000-
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-FORSYTH-GUILFORD-ALAMANCE-
ORANGE-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-CHATHAM-
WAKE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-STANLY-MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-WAYNE-
ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROXBORO...OXFORD...BUTNER...CREEDMOOR...
HENDERSON...NORLINA...WARRENTON...ROANOKE RAPIDS...
WINSTON-SALEM...GREENSBORO...HIGH POINT...BURLINGTON...GRAHAM...
CHAPEL HILL...CARRBORO...DURHAM...LOUISBURG...FRANKLINTON...
NASHVILLE...RED OAK...SHARPSBURG...SPRING HOPE...ROCKY MOUNT...
LEXINGTON...THOMASVILLE...ASHEBORO...ARCHDALE...TRINITY...
SILER CITY...PITTSBORO...RALEIGH...CARY...SMITHFIELD...CLAYTON...
SELMA...BENSON...WILSON...ALBEMARLE...TROY...BISCOE...
MOUNT GILEAD...SOUTHERN PINES...PINEHURST...ABERDEEN...
SEVEN LAKES...SANFORD...DUNN...ERWIN...ANGIER...LILLINGTON...
GOLDSBORO...WADESBORO...POLKTON...ROCKINGHAM...HAMLET...
EAST ROCKINGHAM...LAURINBURG...RAEFORD...ROCKFISH...SILVER CITY...
FAYETTEVILLE...CLINTON
313 PM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FOR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

WINDS WILL INCREASE WEDNESDAY...WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH LIKELY DURING
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. ALTHOUGH MANY AREAS HAVE RECEIVED RAINFALL
LATELY...WIND GUSTS THAT HIGH COULD CAUSE TOP LAYER FUELS TO DRY
QUICKLY...INCREASING THE RISK OF FIRE. OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE
AVOIDED WEDNESDAY...ESPECIALLY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. WINDS SHOULD
DIMINISH NOTICEABLY BY SUNSET WEDNESDAY.

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DJF



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