Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1037 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

NCZ007-210330-
PERSON-
1037 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF PERSON COUNTY UNTIL
1130 PM EDT...

AT 1037 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR MILTON...OR NEAR TURBEVILLE...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH AND HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROXBORO...CONCORD...MAYO RESERVOIR...SURL...HYCO MARINA...BETHEL HILL
AND HYCO LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS
45 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 3649 7880 3637 7880 3625 7895 3644 7914
      3654 7914 3654 7888
TIME...MOT...LOC 0237Z 313DEG 14KT 3658 7913

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