Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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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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