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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1240 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

NCZ038-039-073-074-031815-
RANDOLPH NC-DAVIDSON NC-STANLY NC-MONTGOMERY NC-
1240 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHWESTERN
RANDOLPH...SOUTHEASTERN DAVIDSON...STANLY AND MONTGOMERY COUNTIES
UNTIL 115 PM EST...

AT 1236 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR DOWNTOWN CONCORD...MOVING EAST AT
45 MPH. THESE STORMS ARE PRODUCING WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50
MPH...AND IF THEY MAINTAIN THE SAME STRENGTH...A WARNING MAY BE
NEEDED FOR STANLY AND DAVIDSON COUNTIES...AND AREAS TO THE EAST.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ALBEMARLE...TROY...BADIN LAKE...PLYLER...LOCUST...NORWOOD...BADIN...
OAKBORO...DENTON AND STANFIELD.

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 3550 8030 3551 8018 3558 8021 3562 8025
      3577 7993 3517 7975 3518 7985 3514 8003
      3514 8007 3519 8011 3517 8014 3517 8016
      3515 8016 3517 8020 3516 8022 3521 8025
      3517 8035 3518 8037 3516 8044 3518 8050
TIME...MOT...LOC 1736Z 249DEG 41KT 3538 8055

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