Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
742 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ008-026-041-290030-
WAKE   NC-FRANKLIN   NC-GRANVILLE   NC-
742 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
WAKE...SOUTHWESTERN FRANKLIN AND SOUTH CENTRAL GRANVILLE COUNTIES
UNTIL 830 PM EDT...

AT 742 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR CREEDMOOR TO NEAR RDU
INTERNATIONAL. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RALEIGH...CARY...WAKE FOREST...BUNN...RDU INTERNATIONAL...MORRISVILLE...
KNIGHTDALE...WENDELL...ROLESVILLE AND YOUNGSVILLE.

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
LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3599 7818 3572 7844 3581 7892 3582 7892
      3587 7887 3587 7883 3593 7880 3592 7876
      3594 7873 3597 7871 3601 7870 3602 7871
      3609 7864
TIME...MOT...LOC 2342Z 292DEG 21KT 3606 7867 3588 7885

$$

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