Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
400 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

NCZ022-272100-
GUILFORD NC-
400 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN GUILFORD
COUNTY UNTIL 500 PM EDT...

AT 359 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7 MILES EAST OF HIGH POINT...MOVING EAST AT 15
MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREENSBORO...HIGH POINT...MCLEANSVILLE...GIBSONVILLE...PLEASANT
GARDEN...JAMESTOWN...FOREST OAKS...LAKE GUILFORD MACKINTOSH MARINA
AND CLIMAX.

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.

LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL QUICKLY REDUCE VISIBILITY AND RESULT IN
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE
EXTRA CAUTION TO AVOID HYDROPLANING.

&&

LAT...LON 3617 7954 3591 7954 3590 7960 3592 7995
      3605 7995
TIME...MOT...LOC 1959Z 256DEG 14KT 3597 7987

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