Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
336 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

NCZ042-077-089-202030-
Johnston NC-Sampson NC-Harnett NC-
336 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...A CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN
SAMPSON... SOUTHEASTERN HARNETT AND SOUTHWESTERN JOHNSTON COUNTIES
UNTIL 430 PM EDT...

At 334 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms near
Lillington, moving east at 15 mph.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible with these storms.

Deadly cloud to ground lightning will also be possible.

Locations impacted include...
Lillington, Dunn, Benson, Erwin, Coats, Spivey`s Corner and Buies
Creek.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Wind gusts of this magnitude are capable of producing tree damage,
including isolated instances of knocking down small or weakened
trees. Unsecured, light outdoor objects may also blow around.

&&

LAT...LON 3523 7862 3525 7862 3525 7866 3533 7894
      3541 7887 3545 7878 3541 7840 3529 7837
      3520 7851
TIME...MOT...LOC 1934Z 288DEG 14KT 3539 7873

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