Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
325 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

Wake NC-
325 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

...A strong thunderstorm will affect portions of central Wake County
Until 400 PM EDT...

At 324 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking A strong thunderstorm over
Raleigh, moving east at 35 mph.

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

Heavy rain and minor flooding will also be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Raleigh, Cary, Garner, Knightdale and William B Umstead State Park.


Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

Locally heavy rain will quickly reduce visibility and result in
ponding of water on roadways, standing water in low lying areas, and
minor flooding of creeks, streams, and areas of poor drainage.
Drivers are urged to slow down and use extra caution to avoid
hydroplaning, especially in urban areas where prolonged heavy rain
can quickly lead to flooding.


LAT...LON 3585 7838 3571 7847 3565 7854 3578 7879
      3589 7872
TIME...MOT...LOC 1924Z 289DEG 30KT 3580 7868



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