Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
606 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

NCZ027-041>043-242315-
WAKE-NASH-WILSON-JOHNSTON-
606 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

...A CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN WILL
AFFECT PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL WAKE... SOUTHWESTERN
NASH...SOUTHWESTERN WILSON AND NORTHEASTERN JOHNSTON COUNTIES UNTIL
715 PM EDT...

AT 603 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN NEAR
CLAYTON...OR 13 MILES NORTH OF SMITHFIELD... MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SMITHFIELD...CLAYTON...BAILEY...MICRO...SELMA...WENDELL...KENLY...
LUCAMA...MIDDLESEX AND SIMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT
THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3559 7800 3560 7806 3557 7807 3550 7848
      3574 7855 3585 7801 3559 7798
TIME...MOT...LOC 2203Z 267DEG 16KT 3569 7842

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