Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
622 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

NCZ089-222315-
SAMPSON-
622 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHERN SAMPSON
COUNTY UNTIL 715 PM EDT...

AT 621 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER DUNN...OR 15 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
LILLINGTON...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

FREQUENT DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL RAINFALL...
AND WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 50 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CLINTON...ROSEBORO...NEWTON GROVE...SALEMBURG...SPIVEY`S CORNER AND
HOBBTON.

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 3503 7865 3509 7867 3512 7864 3512 7865
      3514 7864 3517 7864 3517 7863 3520 7864
      3520 7863 3525 7861 3531 7854 3526 7848
      3526 7841 3528 7831 3522 7824 3520 7816
      3509 7817 3491 7854
TIME...MOT...LOC 2221Z 317DEG 15KT 3529 7857

$$

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