Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
438 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

NCZ007>010-252130-
Vance NC-Person NC-Warren NC-Granville NC-
438 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...A line of strong thunderstorms will affect portions of northern
Vance...northern Person...northern Warren and northern Granville
Counties Until 530 PM EDT...

At 437 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking A line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Semora to 6 miles
south of Boydton. Movement was east at 30 mph.

Dime size hail and wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Norlina, Concord, Stovall, Macon, Mayo Reservoir, Steele Creek Marina
& Campground, Kerr Lake, Wise, Lake Gaston and Southpointe And
Morningstar Marinas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
45 mph are capable of knocking down tree limbs and blowing around
trash cans, potted plants, lawn furniture and other light outdoor
objects.

Cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Boaters on the open water and those camping outdoors are especially
vulnerable to the dangers of lightning. Seek harbor immediately and
find safe shelter in a nearby building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 3649 7790 3644 7792 3642 7808 3643 7864
      3646 7907 3649 7914 3654 7914 3654 7791
TIME...MOT...LOC 2037Z 273DEG 26KT 3655 7914 3657 7840

$$

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