Severe Weather Statement
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WWUS52 KRAH 202249
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
649 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

NCC167-202258-
/O.CAN.KRAH.SV.W.0031.000000T0000Z-150420T2300Z/
STANLY NC-
649 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR EASTERN STANLY COUNTY IS
CANCELLED...

THE LINE OF STORMS WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE
WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT...LON 3523 8005 3548 7990 3578 7968 3590 7955
      3546 7956 3529 7967
TIME...MOT...LOC 2248Z 242DEG 26KT 3576 7962 3554 7963 3527 7992

$$

NCC123-125-151-202300-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0031.000000T0000Z-150420T2300Z/
MONTGOMERY NC-MOORE NC-RANDOLPH NC-
649 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM EDT
FOR CENTRAL MONTGOMERY...NORTHWESTERN MOORE AND SOUTHEASTERN RANDOLPH
COUNTIES...

AT 648 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES WEST OF SILER CITY TO 8 MILES EAST OF SEAGROVE
TO 6 MILES SOUTH OF TROY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TROY...NORTH CAROLINA ZOO...BISCOE...SEAGROVE...LIBERTY...RAMSEUR...
FRANKLINVILLE...ROBBINS...STAR AND CANDOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRAIGHT LINE WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN TREES...POWER LINES...AND DAMAGE
MOBILE HOMES AND OTHER BUILDINGS. SEEK SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE
UNTIL THE STORM HAS PASSED. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AS FLYING DEBRIS
GENERATED BY DAMAGING WINDS CAN BE DEADLY.

THIS IS A SUPERCELL THUNDERSTORM. DUE TO THE ROTATING NATURE OF THESE
STORMS...THEY ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING ALL TYPES OF SEVERE WEATHER...
INCLUDING EXTREMELY LARGE HAIL...DESTRUCTIVE STRAIGHT LINE WINDS...
AND POSSIBLY TORNADOES. MOVE QUICKLY TO A SAFE SHELTER...PREFERABLY
INTO A BASEMENT...OR AN INTERIOR ROOM SUCH AS A BATHROOM OR CLOSET.

&&

LAT...LON 3523 8005 3548 7990 3578 7968 3590 7955
      3546 7956 3529 7967
TIME...MOT...LOC 2248Z 242DEG 26KT 3576 7962 3554 7963 3527 7992

$$

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