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
728 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN JOHNSTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  WEST CENTRAL NASH COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN CHATHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL FRANKLIN COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTH CENTRAL LEE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 727 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 58
  MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
  RALEIGH TO 8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF PITTSBORO...AND MOVING EAST AT 35
  MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  RALEIGH...CARY...GARNER...FUQUAY-VARINA...ZEBULON...RDU
  INTERNATIONAL...APEX...HOLLY SPRINGS...MORRISVILLE...KNIGHTDALE...
  WENDELL...ROLESVILLE...WILLIAM B UMSTEAD STATE PARK...PILOT...
  SHEARON HARRIS RESERVOIR...LAKE WHEELER...MONCURE...LAKE BENSON...
  HARRIS LAKE BOAT LAUNCH AND NEW HILL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

STRAIGHT LINE WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN TREES...POWER LINES...AND DAMAGE
MOBILE HOMES AND OTHER BUILDINGS. 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.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3593 7808 3552 7871 3558 7891 3556 7894
      3560 7919 3594 7869
TIME...MOT...LOC 2327Z 275DEG 32KT 3589 7868 3565 7904
$$

WSS


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