Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
500 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

NCZ089-022200-
SAMPSON   NC-
500 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
SAMPSON COUNTY UNTIL 600 PM EDT...

AT 459 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS NEAR
HARRELLS...OR 15 MILES WEST OF WALLACE...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HARRELLS...GARLAND AND IVANHOE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 3458 7826 3461 7831 3463 7832 3464 7831
      3465 7832 3467 7832 3470 7837 3475 7839
      3478 7843 3483 7846 3484 7849 3493 7815
      3490 7815 3474 7820 3471 7813 3472 7811
      3471 7811 3468 7816 3455 7825
TIME...MOT...LOC 2059Z 257DEG 17KT 3470 7826

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