Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
WWUS52 KRAH 182355 RRA
SVSRAH

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
755 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

NCC037-105-190003-
/O.CAN.KRAH.SV.W.0175.000000T0000Z-140819T0015Z/
CHATHAM NC-LEE NC-
755 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN CHATHAM AND NORTH
CENTRAL LEE COUNTIES IS CANCELLED...

THE LINE OF STORMS WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE
WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT...LON 3593 7808 3552 7871 3561 7899 3594 7853
TIME...MOT...LOC 2353Z 288DEG 25KT 3587 7853 3574 7865 3559 7889

$$

NCC069-101-127-183-190015-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0175.000000T0000Z-140819T0015Z/
JOHNSTON NC-NASH NC-WAKE NC-FRANKLIN NC-
755 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 815 PM EDT
FOR NORTHWESTERN JOHNSTON...WEST CENTRAL NASH...WAKE AND SOUTH
CENTRAL FRANKLIN COUNTIES...

AT 753 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60
MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES
SOUTH OF WAKE FOREST TO NEAR GARNER TO NEAR FUQUAY-VARINA...MOVING
EAST AT 30 MPH. RADAR INDICATED THAT THE GREATEST POTENTIAL FOR
DAMAGING WINDS WILL OCCUR ACROSS SOUTHERN WAKE COUNTY INCLUDING
HOLLY SPRINGS...FUQUAY VARINA...SOUTH RALEIGH...AND GARNER.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RALEIGH...CARY...GARNER...FUQUAY-VARINA...ZEBULON...APEX...HOLLY
SPRINGS...KNIGHTDALE...WENDELL...ROLESVILLE...PILOT...SHEARON HARRIS
RESERVOIR...LAKE WHEELER...LAKE BENSON AND HARRIS LAKE BOAT LAUNCH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


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

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 3593 7808 3552 7871 3561 7899 3594 7853
TIME...MOT...LOC 2353Z 288DEG 25KT 3587 7853 3574 7865 3559 7889

$$

WSS


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.