Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WUUS52 KRAH 222150
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
550 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN JOHNSTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHEASTERN CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHWESTERN SAMPSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN HARNETT COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 550 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH. THIS STORM
  WAS LOCATED OVER DUNN...OR 11 MILES EAST OF LILLINGTON...AND MOVING
  SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  DUNN...BENSON...GODWIN...ERWIN...COATS...NEWTON GROVE...FALCON...
  SPIVEY`S CORNER AND BUIES CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE UNTIL THE STORM HAS PASSED. STAY
AWAY FROM WINDOWS AS FLYING DEBRIS GENERATED BY DAMAGING WINDS CAN
BE DEADLY.

MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING
KILLERS. REMEMBER... IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH
TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3539 7879 3546 7859 3524 7833 3513 7866
TIME...MOT...LOC 2150Z 323DEG 25KT 3535 7862
$$

PWB



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