Severe Weather Statement
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WWUS52 KRAH 060021
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
821 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

NCC037-105-183-060045-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0147.000000T0000Z-150706T0045Z/
CHATHAM NC-WAKE NC-LEE NC-
821 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 845 PM EDT
FOR EASTERN CHATHAM...SOUTHWESTERN WAKE AND EASTERN LEE COUNTIES...

AT 820 PM EDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH. THESE
STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR PITTSBORO TO 11
MILES WEST OF FUQUAY-VARINA...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

IN ADDITION...AT WIND DAMAGE WAS REPORTED IN CHATHAM COUNTY.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RALEIGH...CARY...SANFORD...PITTSBORO...APEX...HOLLY SPRINGS...
MORRISVILLE...BROADWAY...JORDAN LAKE STATE REC AREA AND CROSSWINDS
BOATING CENTER.

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.

THESE STORMS HAVE A HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIND DAMAGE. THIS IS A VERY
DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND
STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

&&

LAT...LON 3586 7908 3587 7887 3581 7870 3560 7888
      3557 7892 3536 7913 3547 7917 3559 7921
      3564 7922 3575 7928 3585 7927 3585 7924
      3588 7925
TIME...MOT...LOC 0020Z 215DEG 40KT 3579 7917 3565 7899

$$

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