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WWUS52 KRAH 271907
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
307 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

NCC183-271930-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0267.000000T0000Z-160827T1930Z/
WAKE NC-
307 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHWESTERN WAKE COUNTY...

AT 306 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED BETWEEN
CARY AND GARNER...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RALEIGH...CARY...GARNER...FUQUAY-VARINA...APEX...HOLLY SPRINGS...
NEW HILL...LAKE WHEELER...SHEARON HARRIS RESERVOIR AND LAKE BENSON.

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.

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 3568 7865 3555 7880 3556 7884 3563 7896
      3579 7893 3579 7872
TIME...MOT...LOC 1906Z 067DEG 8KT 3571 7877

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

$$

WSS



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