Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
548 AM EDT TUE JUL 18 2017

NCZ089-181045-
Sampson NC-
548 AM EDT TUE JUL 18 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN SAMPSON COUNTY
UNTIL 645 AM EDT...

At 546 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Lagoon, or 14 miles southeast of Elizabethtown, moving northeast at
15 mph.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph and deadly cloud to ground lightning will
be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Harrells and Ivanhoe.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Doppler radar has indicated weak rotation with this storm. If the
storm intensifies and rotation strengthens, a warning may be issued.
Be certain to monitor local radio stations and available television
stations for additional information and possible warnings from the
National Weather Service.

&&

LAT...LON 3458 7826 3461 7831 3463 7832 3464 7831
      3465 7832 3467 7832 3468 7833 3475 7820
      3474 7820 3471 7813 3472 7811 3471 7811
      3468 7816 3455 7825
TIME...MOT...LOC 0946Z 243DEG 13KT 3454 7839

$$

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