Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
258 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

NCZ075>077-084>086-088-032100-
SCOTLAND NC-CUMBERLAND NC-RICHMOND NC-LEE NC-HOKE NC-MOORE NC-
HARNETT NC-
258 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

 ...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF
NORTHEASTERN SCOTLAND...NORTHWESTERN CUMBERLAND...CENTRAL RICHMOND...
LEE...HOKE...MOORE AND HARNETT COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM EST...

AT 257 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES
SOUTH OF GOLDSTON TO NEAR ROCKINGHAM...AND MOVING EAST AT 50 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SANFORD...SOUTHERN PINES...ROCKINGHAM...RAEFORD...LILLINGTON...
CARTHAGE...FORT BRAGG...PINEHURST...HAMLET AND ABERDEEN.

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 3483 7935 3491 7985 3500 7989 3517 7971
      3516 7962 3522 7966 3552 7937 3555 7903
      3552 7897 3557 7893 3557 7887 3552 7872
      3483 7919
TIME...MOT...LOC 1957Z 258DEG 44KT 3548 7936 3501 7983

$$

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