Tornado Warning
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000 WFUS52 KRAH 272222 TORRAH NCC037-085-105-183-272300- /O.NEW.KRAH.TO.W.0003.150627T2222Z-150627T2300Z/ BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED TORNADO WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 622 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A * TORNADO WARNING FOR... SOUTHEASTERN CHATHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... SOUTHWESTERN WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... NORTH CENTRAL HARNETT COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... NORTHEASTERN LEE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA... * UNTIL 700 PM EDT * AT 622 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO. THIS DANGEROUS STORM WAS LOCATED 9 MILES NORTHEAST OF SANFORD...AND MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SHEARON HARRIS RESERVOIR...DUNCAN...HARRIS LAKE BOAT LAUNCH AND RAVEN ROCK STATE PARK. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... THIS TORNADO WARNING REPLACES THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING ISSUED FOR THE SAME AREA. TAKE COVER NOW. MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE IN A MOBILE HOME OR OUTDOORS...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS. MOTORISTS SHOULD NOT TAKE SHELTER UNDER HIGHWAY OVERPASSES. IF YOU CANNOT SAFELY DRIVE AWAY FROM THE TORNADO...AS A LAST RESORT...EITHER PARK YOUR VEHICLE AND STAY PUT...OR ABANDON YOUR VEHICLE AND LIE DOWN IN A LOW LYING AREA AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS. && LAT...LON 3548 7909 3559 7910 3564 7882 3543 7881 TIME...MOT...LOC 2222Z 263DEG 12KT 3554 7903 $$ ELLIS

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