Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
309 AM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

NCZ022-280800-
Guilford NC-
309 AM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...A strong thunderstorm will affect portions of southern Guilford
County Until 400 AM EDT...

At 308 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking A strong thunderstorm near
Thomasville, or 8 miles west of High Point, moving east at 45 mph.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible with this storm.

Heavy rain will also be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Greensboro, High Point, Pleasant Garden, Jamestown, Climax, Forest
Oaks and Oak Hollow Marina.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
40 mph are capable of knocking down tree limbs and blowing around
trash cans, potted plants, lawn furniture and other light outdoor
objects.

Locally heavy rain will quickly reduce visibility and result in
ponding of water on roadways, and standing water in low lying areas.
Drivers are urged to slow down and use extra caution to avoid
hydroplaning, especially in urban areas where prolonged heavy rain
can quickly lead to flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3604 8004 3605 7954 3590 7954 3592 8004
TIME...MOT...LOC 0708Z 270DEG 38KT 3594 8014

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