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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
856 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

NCZ011-210145-
HALIFAX NC-
856 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHERN HALIFAX
COUNTY UNTIL 945 PM EDT...

AT 856 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 13 MILES SOUTH OF LITTLETON...OR 14 MILES WEST OF
HALIFAX...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROANOKE RAPIDS...HALIFAX...WELDON...SOUTH WELDON...MEDOC MOUNTAIN
STATE PARK...AIRLIE AND TILLERY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS
50 MPH ARE CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN SMALL OR WEAKENED TREES AND
BLOWING AROUND TRASH CANS...POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER
LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3644 7762 3641 7755 3637 7755 3634 7759
      3632 7757 3630 7754 3632 7744 3629 7741
      3626 7741 3625 7738 3618 7792 3619 7792
      3619 7796 3636 7792 3647 7764
TIME...MOT...LOC 0056Z 245DEG 31KT 3624 7783

$$

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