Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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

NCZ026-027-041-202045-
WAKE NC-NASH NC-FRANKLIN NC-
401 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WAKE...WEST
CENTRAL NASH AND CENTRAL FRANKLIN COUNTIES UNTIL 445 PM EDT...

AT 400 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR GARNER...OR NEAR RALEIGH...MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 50 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RALEIGH...CARY...LOUISBURG...WAKE FOREST...GARNER...ZEBULON...
FRANKLINTON...BUNN...KNIGHTDALE AND WENDELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS
45 MPH ARE CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN SMALL OR WEAKENED TREES AND
BLOWING AROUND TRASH CANS...POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER
LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3595 7796 3561 7869 3576 7882 3614 7842
TIME...MOT...LOC 2000Z 232DEG 43KT 3575 7867

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