Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1218 PM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

NCZ073-074-083-084-211700-
RICHMOND NC-ANSON NC-MONTGOMERY NC-STANLY NC-
1218 PM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN
RICHMOND...NORTHERN ANSON...SOUTH CENTRAL MONTGOMERY AND SOUTHEASTERN
STANLY COUNTIES UNTIL 100 PM EDT...

AT 1218 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR ANSONVILLE...OR 12 MILES NORTHWEST OF
WADESBORO...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ANSONVILLE...MOUNT GILEAD...COVINGTON AND BLEWETT FALLS LAKE.

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 3506 8025 3520 8025 3522 7978 3498 7978
TIME...MOT...LOC 1618Z 275DEG 19KT 3512 8017

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