Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
644 PM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016

NCZ039-040-074>076-212345-
RANDOLPH   NC-LEE   NC-CHATHAM   NC-MOORE   NC-MONTGOMERY   NC-
644 PM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
RANDOLPH...LEE...SOUTHERN CHATHAM...MOORE AND NORTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY
COUNTIES UNTIL 745 PM EDT...

AT 643 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
BISCOE...OR 8 MILES NORTHEAST OF TROY...MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SANFORD...SOUTHERN PINES...CARTHAGE...PINEHURST...ABERDEEN...
BISCOE...GOLDSTON...SEAGROVE...WHISPERING PINES AND BROADWAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS
40 MPH ARE CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND
TRASH CANS...POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR
OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3559 7979 3565 7898 3561 7899 3559 7892
      3527 7922 3521 7913 3517 7914 3521 7925
      3516 7933 3509 7941 3536 7987
TIME...MOT...LOC 2243Z 283DEG 33KT 3543 7976

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