Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WWUS52 KRAH 210404
SVSRAH

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1204 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

NCC063-077-181-183-210415-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0035.000000T0000Z-150421T0415Z/
VANCE NC-GRANVILLE NC-WAKE NC-DURHAM NC-
1204 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 AM EDT
FOR SOUTHERN VANCE...SOUTHERN GRANVILLE...NORTH CENTRAL WAKE AND
CENTRAL DURHAM COUNTIES...

AT 1202 AM 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 NEAR KITTRELL TO 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF FRANKLINTON TO
NEAR CREEDMOOR...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DURHAM...HENDERSON...CREEDMOOR...BUTNER...KITTRELL...SOUTH
HENDERSON...FALLS LAKE STATE REC AREA...PURNELL...GILLBURG AND FALLS
LAKE BOAT RAMP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN RALEIGH.

INTENSE THUNDERSTORM LINES CAN OCCASIONALLY PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES.
ALTHOUGH NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN
INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. THESE
STORMS HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT
DAMAGE TO PROPERTY.

&&

LAT...LON 3630 7828 3625 7832 3623 7834 3623 7838
      3616 7843 3618 7849 3608 7854 3602 7855
      3601 7853 3599 7856 3599 7859 3595 7866
      3596 7895 3612 7879 3620 7869 3630 7855
      3637 7829
TIME...MOT...LOC 0402Z 258DEG 32KT 3623 7848 3615 7857 3609 7868

$$

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