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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service RALEIGH NC
255 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

NCC077-145-252030-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170225T2030Z/
Person NC-Granville NC-
255 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM EST
FOR PERSON AND NORTHERN GRANVILLE COUNTIES...

At 252 PM EST, a severe thunderstorm was located over Roxboro, moving
east at 55 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Quarter
         size hail may result in minor vehicle damage.

Locations impacted include...
Roxboro, Concord, Stovall, Bethel Hill, Bushy Fork, Hyco Lake, Mayo
Reservoir, Hyco Marina, Surl and John H Kerr Reservoir.

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.

Frequent 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.

If on or near Hyco Lake, get away from the water and move indoors or
inside a vehicle. Remember, lightning can strike out to 15 miles
from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder, you are close
enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter now!  Do not
be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.

&&

LAT...LON 3654 7850 3646 7851 3635 7851 3628 7915
      3649 7914 3654 7885
TIME...MOT...LOC 1952Z 251DEG 49KT 3641 7902

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

$$

VINCENT



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