Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
539 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

NCZ074-222215-
MONTGOMERY NC-
539 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN
MONTGOMERY COUNTY UNTIL 615 PM EDT...

AT 537 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 8 MILES NORTHWEST OF TROY...MOVING SOUTH AT 10
MPH.

TORRENTIAL RAIN AND WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TROY...BADIN LAKE...AND ELDORADO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. WIND GUSTS UP TO 45
MPH ARE CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND TRASH
CANS...POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR
OBJECTS.

LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL QUICKLY REDUCE VISIBILITY AND RESULT IN
STANDING WATER ON AREA ROADWAYS. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND
USE EXTRA CAUTION TO AVOID HYDROPLANING.

&&

LAT...LON 3551 7981 3526 7977 3526 8010 3527 8009
      3529 8009 3534 8007 3536 8007 3537 8005
      3539 8006 3540 8008 3545 8010 3551 8011
TIME...MOT...LOC 2137Z 357DEG 8KT 3547 7995

$$

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