Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
346 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

NCZ083-084-182030-
Richmond NC-Anson NC-
346 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

 ...A strong thunderstorm WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF Richmond and
southern Anson Counties Until 430 PM EDT...

At 344 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking A strong thunderstorm near
Wadesboro, moving east at 40 mph.

Pea size hail and wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Rockingham, Wadesboro, Hamlet, Hoffman, Polkton, Ellerbe, Dobbins
Heights, Lilesville, Morven and McFarlan.

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.

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LAT...LON 3510 7958 3508 7958 3507 7957 3506 7950
      3504 7946 3499 7957 3494 7959 3491 7956
      3485 7963 3482 7962 3482 7963 3480 7969
      3481 8006 3483 8023 3501 8024
TIME...MOT...LOC 1944Z 271DEG 36KT 3492 8013

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