Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
636 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

NCZ011-026>028-042-043-077-078-086-088-089-160000-
HALIFAX-HOKE-FRANKLIN-NASH-HARNETT-WAYNE-WILSON-SAMPSON-CUMBERLAND-
EDGECOMBE-JOHNSTON-
636 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF
HALIFAX...SOUTHEASTERN HOKE...SOUTHEASTERN FRANKLIN...NASH...
SOUTHEASTERN HARNETT...WAYNE...WILSON...SAMPSON...CUMBERLAND...
EDGECOMBE AND JOHNSTON COUNTIES UNTIL 800 PM EDT...

AT 636 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES
WEST OF CONWAY TO ROWLAND...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FAYETTEVILLE...ROCKY MOUNT...GOLDSBORO...ROANOKE RAPIDS...TARBORO...
SMITHFIELD...CLINTON...NASHVILLE...MOUNT OLIVE AND HALIFAX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3600 7741 3582 7735 3557 7782 3518 7783
      3519 7816 3474 7820 3472 7814 3459 7828
      3485 7850 3484 7890 3495 7904 3484 7923
      3582 7826 3589 7829 3648 7774 3648 7765
      3632 7757 3633 7744 3611 7723
TIME...MOT...LOC 2236Z 299DEG 21KT 3641 7733 3453 7931

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