Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
559 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

NCZ042-078-182245-
WAYNE-JOHNSTON-
559 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN WAYNE AND
SOUTHEASTERN JOHNSTON COUNTIES UNTIL 645 PM EDT...

AT 559 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 8 MILES WEST OF GOLDSBORO...MOVING EAST AT 25
MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF DIMES AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GOLDSBORO...WALNUT CREEK...SEVEN SPRINGS...ELROY...CLIFFS OF THE
NEUSE STATE PARK...BROGDEN...GRANTHAM AND MAR-MAC.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL QUICKLY REDUCE VISIBILITY AND RESULT IN
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE
EXTRA CAUTION TO AVOID HYDROPLANING.

&&

LAT...LON 3534 7782 3518 7783 3518 7784 3526 7828
      3529 7830 3528 7832 3544 7820 3542 7782
      3540 7780 3538 7780
TIME...MOT...LOC 2159Z 280DEG 24KT 3533 7812

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