Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
511 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

NCZ075-084>086-151000-
HOKE-RICHMOND-MOORE-SCOTLAND-
511 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR NORTHWESTERN HOKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL
NORTH CAROLINA...
CENTRAL RICHMOND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
CENTRAL MOORE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
NORTHERN SCOTLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

 UNTIL 600 AM EDT...

AT 508 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS RICHMOND AND MOORE COUNTIES...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO AFFECT
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF SCOTLAND AND HOKE COUNTIES.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SOUTHERN PINES...ROCKINGHAM...CARTHAGE...PINEHURST...HAMLET...
ABERDEEN...HOFFMAN...FIVE POINTS...WHISPERING PINES...PINEBLUFF...
ELLERBE...FOXFIRE...DOBBINS HEIGHTS...TAYLORTOWN...VASS...GIBSON...
CAMERON...LAUREL HILL...ASHLEY HEIGHTS AND DERBY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 40 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
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE
EXTRA CAUTION TO AVOID HYDROPLANING.

&&

LAT...LON 3480 7967 3481 7973 3495 7987 3517 7966
      3517 7962 3518 7963 3546 7936 3539 7928
      3535 7927 3531 7918 3527 7922 3523 7915
      3521 7915 3519 7909 3474 7960
TIME...MOT...LOC 0908Z 222DEG 37KT 3502 7964

$$

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