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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
335 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

NCZ021-022-042030-
GUILFORD NC-FORSYTH NC-
335 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHERN FORSYTH
AND NORTHWESTERN GUILFORD COUNTIES UNTIL 430 PM EDT...

AT 333 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER KING...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

WIND GUSTS AROUND 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM... ALONG
WITH HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF DIMES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WINSTON-SALEM...KERNERSVILLE...SUMMERFIELD...STOKESDALE...
WALKERTOWN...RURAL HALL...BELEWS CREEK...DONNAHA...BELEWS LAKE AND
STANLEYVILLE.

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.

STRONG WINDS WITH THIS STORM MAY OCCUR WELL AHEAD OF ANY RAIN OR
LIGHTNING. DO NOT WAIT FOR THE SOUND OF THUNDER BEFORE TAKING COVER.
SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY
FROM WINDOWS.

&&

LAT...LON 3626 8044 3625 7988 3602 8004 3620 8045
      3624 8045
TIME...MOT...LOC 1933Z 311DEG 16KT 3628 8033

$$

GIH




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