Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
722 PM EDT SUN MAY 21 2017

NCZ073-220015-
Stanly NC-
722 PM EDT SUN MAY 21 2017

...A strong thunderstorm will affect portions of Stanly County Until
815 PM EDT...

At 722 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking A strong thunderstorm 10
miles east of Midland, or 12 miles southwest of Albemarle, moving
northeast at 20 mph.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Albemarle, Badin Lake, Plyler, Midland, Locust, Badin, Oakboro,
Stanfield, Richfield and New London.

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.

Doppler radar has indicated weak rotation with this storm. If the
storm intensifies and rotation strengthens, a warning may need to be
issued.

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LAT...LON 3550 8030 3551 8018 3547 8016 3546 8011
      3540 8009 3537 8005 3536 8007 3526 8010
      3516 8022 3521 8025 3517 8035 3518 8037
      3516 8045 3519 8051
TIME...MOT...LOC 2322Z 202DEG 16KT 3521 8032

$$

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