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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
936 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

NCZ038>040-073>076-083>086-280300-
SCOTLAND  NC-RICHMOND  NC-RANDOLPH  NC-DAVIDSON  NC-ANSON  NC-
LEE  NC-HOKE  NC-CHATHAM  NC-STANLY  NC-MOORE  NC-MONTGOMERY  NC-
936 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

 ...A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL EFFECT SECTIONS
OF THE WESTERN PIEDMONT AND SANDHILLS THROUGH 11 PM EDT...

AT 932 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A CLUSTER OF
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN OVER SECTIONS OF STANLY...
MONTGOMERY...MOORE AND RANDOLPH COUNTIES... MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

HEAVY RAIN AND MINOR FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SANFORD...ALBEMARLE...SOUTHERN PINES...RAEFORD...TROY...CARTHAGE...
SILER CITY...BADIN LAKE...SEAGROVE...LIBERTY...HARPERS CROSSROADS...
 AND PINEHURST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL QUICKLY REDUCE VISIBILITY AND RESULT IN
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS...STANDING WATER IN LOW LYING
AREAS...AND MINOR FLOODING OF CREEKS...STREAMS...AND AREAS OF POOR
DRAINAGE. RIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA CAUTION TO
AVOID HYDROPLANING...ESPECIALLY IN URBAN AREAS WHERE PROLONGED HEAVY
RAIN CAN QUICKLY LEAD TO FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3550 8025 3551 8019 3552 8019 3585 7931
      3584 7924 3587 7925 3587 7921 3491 7921
      3511 8016
TIME...MOT...LOC 0132Z 259DEG 17KT 3523 7982

$$

WSS



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