Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
242 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

NCZ041-271945-
WAKE NC-
242 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF WAKE COUNTY UNTIL
345 PM EDT...

AT 241 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR NEW HILL...OR 10 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
CARY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RALEIGH...CARY...WAKE FOREST...GARNER...FUQUAY-VARINA...ZEBULON...RDU
INTERNATIONAL...APEX...HOLLY SPRINGS AND MORRISVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS
40 MPH ARE CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND
TRASH CANS...POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR
OBJECTS.

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 3598 7843 3594 7839 3592 7835 3590 7833
      3590 7831 3582 7825 3577 7834 3571 7847
      3552 7871 3561 7900 3587 7888 3587 7883
      3592 7881 3592 7876 3597 7871 3601 7870
      3603 7872 3603 7875 3607 7875 3608 7869
TIME...MOT...LOC 1841Z 206DEG 20KT 3564 7888

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