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WWUS52 KRAH 262328
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
728 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

NCC065-083-127-270000-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0242.000000T0000Z-160727T0000Z/
HALIFAX NC-NASH NC-EDGECOMBE NC-
728 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHERN HALIFAX...NORTHEASTERN NASH AND NORTHERN EDGECOMBE
COUNTIES...

AT 728 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 13 MILES SOUTHWEST
OF HALIFAX...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SCOTLAND NECK...ENFIELD...WHITAKERS...LEGGETT...
GLENVIEW AND BATTLEBORO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

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.

HEAVY RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO MINOR
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3615 7785 3622 7779 3626 7772 3616 7737
      3594 7749 3606 7782
TIME...MOT...LOC 2328Z 302DEG 11KT 3615 7768

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

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