Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
816 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

NCZ022>024-038>040-073-074-270145-
GUILFORD  NC-RANDOLPH  NC-DAVIDSON  NC-ORANGE  NC-ALAMANCE  NC-
CHATHAM  NC-STANLY  NC-MONTGOMERY  NC-
816 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

 ...A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEASTERN GUILFORD...RANDOLPH...SOUTHERN DAVIDSON...SOUTHERN
ORANGE...ALAMANCE...NORTHWESTERN CHATHAM...NORTH CENTRAL STANLY AND
NORTHWESTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTIES UNTIL 945 PM EDT...

AT 811 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS
WITH HEAVY RAIN ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR ELON COLLEGE TO
NEAR RANDLEMAN TO NEAR CLEVELAND. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.
RAINFALL RATES WITH THE HEAVIER SHOWERS AND STORMS WERE BETWEEN AND
ONE AND ONE AND A HALF INCHES.

HEAVY RAIN AND MINOR FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.
THERE IS POTENTIAL FOR THIS LINE TO SLOW TO LESS THAN 10 MPH. IF IT
DOES, SHOWERS AND STORMS MAY TRAIN ACROSS THE SAME LOCATIONS
RESULTING IN EXCESSIVE RAINFALL AND POSSIBLE FLOOD ADVISORIES OR
WARNINGS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHAPEL HILL...BURLINGTON...ASHEBORO...LEXINGTON...GRAHAM...
RANDLEMAN...SILER CITY...NORTH CAROLINA ZOO...
AND CARRBORO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH
FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3583 7991 3616 7955 3600 7901 3561 7941
      3543 8034 3550 8030 3551 8019 3552 8018
      3555 8021 3558 8021 3563 8026 3564 8029
      3567 8031 3568 8033 3570 8032 3572 8033
      3572 8038 3573 8044
TIME...MOT...LOC 0011Z 298DEG 16KT 3609 7956 3581 7987 3566 8069

$$

WSS



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