Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
348 PM EDT THU JUL 23 2015

NCZ088-089-232100-
CUMBERLAND NC-SAMPSON NC-
348 PM EDT THU JUL 23 2015

...AN AREA OF HEAVY SHOWERS AND STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT
PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN CUMBERLAND AND SAMPSON COUNTIES UNTIL 500
PM EDT...

AT 346 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
AREA OF SHOWERS AND STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM
7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF FAYETTEVILLE TO AMMON TO NEAR
ABBOTTSBURG... MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FAYETTEVILLE...CLINTON...HARRELLS...EASTOVER...ROSEBORO...STEDMAN...
GARLAND...SALEMBURG...AUTRYVILLE AND CEDAR CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS
40 MPH ARE CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND
TRASH CANS...AND OTHER LIGHT UNSECURED OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL QUICKLY REDUCE VISIBILITY AND RESULT IN
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE
EXTRA CAUTION TO AVOID HYDROPLANING. FLOODING OF STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES WILL LIKELY OCCUR.

&&

LAT...LON 3458 7826 3461 7831 3467 7832 3470 7837
      3475 7839 3485 7850 3485 7871 3507 7889
      3521 7845 3485 7816 3455 7825
TIME...MOT...LOC 1946Z 258DEG 17KT 3502 7878 3479 7858 3454 7866

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