Severe Weather Statement
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WWUS52 KRAH 060154
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
954 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

NCC069-077-181-185-060215-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0148.000000T0000Z-150706T0215Z/
FRANKLIN NC-VANCE NC-GRANVILLE NC-WARREN NC-
954 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1015 PM EDT
FOR NORTH CENTRAL FRANKLIN...VANCE...NORTHERN GRANVILLE AND WARREN
COUNTIES...

AT 954 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 58
MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES
NORTH OF OXFORD TO 9 MILES SOUTH OF WARRENTON...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
30 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HENDERSON...OXFORD...WARRENTON...NORLINA...KITTRELL...STOVALL...
MIDDLEBURG...MACON...SOUTH HENDERSON AND OAK HILL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  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 3615 7829 3635 7879 3654 7879 3654 7790
TIME...MOT...LOC 0154Z 226DEG 25KT 3645 7860 3626 7820

$$

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