Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WUUS52 KRAH 251949

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service RALEIGH NC
249 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

The National Weather Service in RALEIGH has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Person County in central North Carolina...
  Northern Granville County in central North Carolina...

* Until 330 PM EST

* At 249 PM EST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Roxboro,
  moving east at 55 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Roxboro, Concord, Stovall, Bethel Hill, Bushy Fork, Hyco Lake, Mayo
  Reservoir, Hyco Marina, Surl and John H Kerr Reservoir.


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.

Large hail and damaging winds and 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.

If on or near Hyco lake, get away from the water and move indoors or
inside a vehicle. Remember, lightning can strike out to 15 miles
from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder, you are close
enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter now!  Do not
be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.


LAT...LON 3654 7850 3646 7851 3635 7851 3628 7915
      3649 7914 3654 7885
TIME...MOT...LOC 1949Z 252DEG 47KT 3639 7905



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