Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
551 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  CENTRAL ANSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  RICHMOND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 551 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR ANSONVILLE...
  OR NEAR WADESBORO...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
           TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ROCKINGHAM...WADESBORO...ANSONVILLE...MOUNT GILEAD...ELLERBE...
  LILESVILLE...NORMAN...COVINGTON...PEKIN AND DERBY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A WELL-BUILT STRUCTURE. STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL SEND YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN RALEIGH.

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3516 8019 3515 8016 3516 8017 3517 8016
      3517 8014 3518 8011 3514 8007 3517 8005
      3519 8006 3526 7971 3524 7967 3519 7966
      3517 7962 3515 7960 3494 7958 3495 7987
      3495 8017 3516 8021
TIME...MOT...LOC 2151Z 259DEG 29KT 3506 8010

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

ELLIS



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