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WWUS52 KRAH 282142
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
542 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

NCC081-282200-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0286.000000T0000Z-160928T2200Z/
GUILFORD NC-
542 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT
FOR EAST CENTRAL GUILFORD COUNTY...

AT 540 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR ELON
COLLEGE... OR 8 MILES WEST OF BURLINGTON...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD...PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS.

IMPACT...PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL
         DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES. EXPECT
         WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MCLEANSVILLE...GIBSONVILLE...
LAKE GUILFORD MACKINTOSH MARINA AND FOREST OAKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS STORM IS PRODUCING LARGE HAIL. THERE HAVE BEEN MULTIPLE REPORTS
OF QUARTER TO GOLF BALL-SIZED HAIL IN AND NEAR GREENSBORO. SEEK
SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

THIS IS A SUPERCELL THUNDERSTORM. THESE STORMS ARE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING ALL TYPES OF SEVERE WEATHER, INCLUDING EXTREMELY LARGE
HAIL...DESTRUCTIVE STRAIGHT LINE WINDS AND TORNADOES. MOVE QUICKLY
TO A SAFE SHELTER...SUCH AS AN INTERIOR ROOM... A BATHROOM OR CLOSET
OR BASEMENT.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3600 7974 3606 7974 3614 7968 3618 7953
      3603 7954 3602 7963
TIME...MOT...LOC 2140Z 264DEG 27KT 3604 7959

HAIL...1.50IN
WIND...60MPH

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