Severe Weather Statement
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WWUS52 KRAH 282331
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
731 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCC037-063-135-282345-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0055.000000T0000Z-160428T2345Z/
CHATHAM NC-ORANGE NC-DURHAM NC-
731 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM EDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN CHATHAM...SOUTHWESTERN ORANGE AND SOUTHWESTERN
DURHAM COUNTIES...

AT 731 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES NORTHEAST OF
PITTSBORO...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
         ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DURHAM...CHAPEL HILL...CARRBORO...JORDAN LAKE STATE REC AREA...CROSSWINDS
BOATING CENTER...LAKE JORDAN...FEARRINGTON...SEAFORTH BOAT DOCK...BYNUM
AND PARKWOOD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING
KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO
BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3591 7888 3587 7890 3587 7891 3585 7891
      3565 7899 3579 7930 3584 7928 3585 7924
      3586 7925 3588 7925 3589 7926 3594 7922
TIME...MOT...LOC 2331Z 299DEG 25KT 3577 7906

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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