Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
439 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

NCZ038-222115-
DAVIDSON NC-
439 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN DAVIDSON
COUNTY UNTIL 515 PM EDT...

AT 436 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 85 NEAR THE
YADKIN RIVER. THESE STORMS WERE NEARLY STATIONARY.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LEXINGTON...LINWOOD...NEWSOM...HIGH ROCK LAKE...HIGH ROCK BOAT DOCK
MARINA...NC WILDLIFE ACCESS BOAT LAUNCH...HIGH ROCK LAKE MARINA &
CAMPGROUND AND HIGH ROCK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. WIND GUSTS UP TO 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
STANDING WATER ON AREA ROADWAYS. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND
USE EXTRA CAUTION TO AVOID HYDROPLANING...ESPECIALLY ALONG
INTERSTATE 85 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 83 AND 88 SOUTH OF LEXINGTON.

&&

LAT...LON 3579 8040 3582 8034 3578 8027 3567 8015
      3559 8011 3551 8010 3551 8018 3555 8021
      3558 8021 3563 8026 3564 8029 3567 8031
      3568 8033 3569 8033 3570 8032 3572 8033
      3572 8042 3574 8046 3575 8046
TIME...MOT...LOC 2036Z 318DEG 5KT 3574 8037

$$

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