Severe Weather Statement
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WWUS52 KRAH 052350
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
750 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

NCC001-037-135-060015-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0146.000000T0000Z-150706T0015Z/
ORANGE NC-CHATHAM NC-ALAMANCE NC-
750 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 815 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHWESTERN ORANGE...CENTRAL CHATHAM AND SOUTHEASTERN ALAMANCE
COUNTIES...

AT 750 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE A SEVERE
THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH.
THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR PITTSBORO...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHAPEL HILL...PITTSBORO...SILER CITY...CARRBORO...GOLDSTON...
SUTPHIN...LAKE JORDAN...FEARRINGTON...BYNUM AND SAXAPAHAW.

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 3588 7901 3586 7902 3586 7899 3583 7893
      3555 7929 3554 7932 3553 7931 3552 7934
      3564 7950 3604 7928
TIME...MOT...LOC 2350Z 219DEG 18KT 3572 7929

$$

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