Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
743 AM EDT THU JUL 23 2015

NCZ008-025-026-041-231230-
WAKE NC-DURHAM NC-FRANKLIN NC-GRANVILLE NC-
743 AM EDT THU JUL 23 2015

...HEAVY SHOWERS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
WAKE...DURHAM...NORTHWESTERN FRANKLIN AND SOUTHERN GRANVILLE
COUNTIES UNTIL 830 AM EDT...

AT 741 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
AREA OF HEAVY SHOWERS NEAR BUTNER...OR 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
CREEDMOOR... MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

VERY HEAVY RAIN... AROUND AN INCH IN JUST A HALF HOUR... AND WIND
GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE SHOWERS THROUGH THE
MORNING COMMUTE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... NORTH RALEIGH...DURHAM...
CREEDMOOR...WAKE FOREST...BUTNER...FRANKLINTON...
YOUNGSVILLE...STEM...LAKE BUTNER... LAKE MICHIE... AND FALLS LAKE.

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.

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LAT...LON 3619 7851 3618 7850 3618 7849 3617 7848
      3617 7844 3616 7842 3618 7840 3584 7858
      3597 7897 3621 7891
TIME...MOT...LOC 1141Z 286DEG 20KT 3606 7880

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