Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
639 PM EDT MON AUG 24 2015

NCZ021>023-038-039-242330-
GUILFORD NC-RANDOLPH NC-DAVIDSON NC-ALAMANCE NC-FORSYTH NC-
639 PM EDT MON AUG 24 2015

AT 634 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS 10 MILES WEST OF HIGH ROCK LAKE... OR NEAR NEAR
SALISBURY...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH. THESE STORMS WILL AFFECT WESTERN
DAVIDSON COUNTY THROUGH 730 PM INCLUDING HIGH ROCK LAKE AND
LEXINGTON.

OTHER STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED 7 MILES WEST OF THE PTI
AIRPORT MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING... WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH... AND LOCALLY HEAVY
RAIN WILL OCCUR WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE:

HIGH ROCK... LEXINGTON... THOMASVILLE...
HIGH POINT... GREENSBORO.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF ON OR NEAR HIGH ROCK LAKE GET OUT OF THE WATER AND MOVE INDOORS
OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO 15 MILES
FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE
CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER NOW. DO
NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 3585 8039 3588 8042 3589 8037 3598 8039
      3615 7969 3616 7926 3608 7926 3585 7936
      3584 7954 3551 7956 3551 8018 3558 8021
      3568 8033 3572 8033 3574 8046 3577 8045
      3583 8049
TIME...MOT...LOC 2234Z 264DEG 27KT 3577 8049

$$

PWB



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