Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
000
WWUS82 KRAH 162036
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
436 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

NCZ021-022-162115-
GUILFORD-FORSYTH-
436 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN
GUILFORD AND NORTHEASTERN FORSYTH COUNTIES UNTIL 515 PM EDT...

AT 434 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER BELEWS LAKE...OR NEAR MADISON...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

IF THE STORM MAINTAINS ITS STRENGTH AS IT MOVES SOUTHEAST...HAIL UP
TO THE SIZE OF DIMES AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...STOKESDALE...LAKE BRANDT...BELEWS
LAKE...LAKE TOWNSEND...LAKE JEANETTE MARINA...BELEWS CREEK AND HAW
RIVER STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE IF A STORM MOVES NEARBY
OR OVERHEAD. WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 50 MPH ARE CAPABLE OF KNOCKING
DOWN SMALL OR WEAKENED TREES AND BLOWING AROUND TRASH CANS...POTTED
PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3624 7963 3604 7990 3624 8013 3626 8012
      3626 8001
TIME...MOT...LOC 2034Z 307DEG 21KT 3631 8002

$$

DJF



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.