Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
412 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

NCZ023-024-182115-
ORANGE-ALAMANCE-
412 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHERN ORANGE AND
NORTHERN ALAMANCE COUNTIES UNTIL 515 PM EDT...

AT 412 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR CAMP SPRINGS...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LAKE CAMMACK PARK & MARINA...UNION RIDGE...ALTAMAHAW-OSSIPEE...
CARR...SCHLEY...ALTAMAHAW...LAKE BURLINGTON...PLEASANT GROVE AND ENO
RIVER STATE PARK.

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.

DOPPLER RADAR HAS INDICATED WEAK ROTATION WITH THIS STORM. IF THE
STORM INTENSIFIES AND ROTATION STRENGTHENS...A WARNING MAY NEED TO BE
ISSUED.

&&

LAT...LON 3624 7895 3609 7898 3618 7953 3625 7953
TIME...MOT...LOC 2012Z 283DEG 23KT 3624 7947

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