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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
719 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

NCC101-191-022345-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0145.000000T0000Z-150702T2345Z/
JOHNSTON NC-WAYNE NC-
719 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHEASTERN JOHNSTON AND WAYNE COUNTIES...

AT 718 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 58
MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES
WEST OF FREMONT TO 10 MILES SOUTHEAST OF SMITHFIELD...MOVING EAST AT
40 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GOLDSBORO...SMITHFIELD...MOUNT OLIVE...FREMONT...WALNUT CREEK...
MICRO...SELMA...FOUR OAKS...PINE LEVEL AND KENLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN
INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

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.

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 3548 7845 3564 7814 3561 7813 3559 7806
      3560 7805 3559 7795 3555 7782 3516 7791
      3517 7793 3517 7797 3518 7799 3519 7802
      3518 7807 3518 7810 3536 7847
TIME...MOT...LOC 2318Z 272DEG 33KT 3553 7808 3538 7824

$$

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