Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
635 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

NCZ008>011-182330-
Vance NC-Warren NC-Halifax NC-Granville NC-
635 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

...A line of strong thunderstorms will affect portions of northern
Vance...Warren...northwestern Halifax and northeastern Granville
Counties Until 730 PM EDT...

At 633 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms in southern Virginia along a line extending from
Brodnax to 8 miles southeast of Boydton to near Clarksville.
Movement was east at 40 mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Roanoke Rapids, Warrenton, Norlina, Littleton, Weldon, Middleburg,
Macon, Afton, Steele Creek Marina & Campground and Kerr Lake.

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.

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LAT...LON 3651 7790 3648 7776 3648 7764 3644 7762
      3642 7755 3637 7755 3635 7758 3626 7823
      3654 7867 3654 7790
TIME...MOT...LOC 2233Z 285DEG 33KT 3668 7804 3657 7830 3656 7855

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