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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1016 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

NCZ075-084>086-260315-
SCOTLAND NC-RICHMOND NC-HOKE NC-MOORE NC-
1016 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN...AFFECTING PORTIONS OF
NORTHEASTERN SCOTLAND...EAST CENTRAL RICHMOND...NORTHWESTERN HOKE
AND SOUTH CENTRAL MOORE COUNTIES UNTIL 1115 PM EDT...

AT 1014 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN NEAR
HOFFMAN...OR 13 MILES SOUTH OF SOUTHERN PINES. THESE STORMS WERE
NEARLY STATIONARY.

HEAVY RAIN AND MINOR FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SOUTHERN PINES...ABERDEEN...HOFFMAN...PINEBLUFF...SANDHILLS GAME
LAND...ASHLEY HEIGHTS AND CAMP MACKALL.

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 3488 7954 3498 7963 3520 7936 3504 7921
TIME...MOT...LOC 0214Z 241DEG 4KT 3500 7947

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