Severe Weather Statement
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WWUS52 KRAH 182336
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
736 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

NCC065-127-190000-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0173.000000T0000Z-140819T0000Z/
NASH NC-EDGECOMBE NC-
736 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT
FOR EAST CENTRAL NASH AND WESTERN EDGECOMBE COUNTIES...

AT 736 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL UP TO PING PONG BALL SIZE AND DAMAGING WINDS
IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED OVER ROCKY MOUNT...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCKY MOUNT...TARBORO...DORTCHES...LEGGETT...BATTLEBORO AND
KINGSBORO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF A TORNADO OR OTHER SEVERE WEATHER IS SPOTTED...REPORT IT TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OR YOUR LOCAL AUTHORITY WHO WILL RELAY YOUR
REPORT. THIS ACT MAY SAVE THE LIVES OF OTHERS IN THE PATH OF
DANGEROUS WEATHER.

THIS STORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL. SEEK SHELTER NOW
INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3593 7791 3597 7790 3600 7789 3604 7786
      3605 7780 3606 7754 3605 7753 3604 7753
      3604 7748 3578 7759
TIME...MOT...LOC 2336Z 300DEG 17KT 3596 7780

$$

WSS



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