Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1145 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

NCZ084-260445-
RICHMOND NC-
1145 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN...AFFECTING PORTIONS OF SOUTH
CENTRAL RICHMOND COUNTY UNTIL 1245 AM EDT...

AT 1144 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN NEAR
HAMLET...OR 7 MILES SOUTH OF ROCKINGHAM. THESE STORMS WERE NEARLY
STATIONARY.

HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HAMLET...DOBBINS HEIGHTS AND DIGGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

VERY HEAVY RAIN CAN BE EXPECTED DUE TO THE SLOW MOVEMENT OF THIS
STORM. PROLONGED HEAVY RAIN WILL RESULT IN PONDING OF WATER ON
ROADWAYS...STANDING WATER IN LOW LYING AREAS...AND MINOR FLOODING OF
CREEKS AND STREAMS. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA
CAUTION TO AVOID HYDROPLANING.

&&

LAT...LON 3481 7972 3481 7992 3482 7991 3485 7991
      3493 7967 3486 7962 3484 7962 3481 7967
      3481 7969 3480 7970
TIME...MOT...LOC 0344Z 239DEG 3KT 3483 7977

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