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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
1021 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018

NCC051-085-160231-
/O.CAN.KRAH.SV.W.0019.000000T0000Z-180416T0230Z/
Harnett NC-Cumberland NC-
1021 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR EASTERN HARNETT AND EASTERN
CUMBERLAND COUNTIES IS CANCELLED...

The storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the warned
area. Therefore, the warning has been cancelled.

A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 PM EDT for central North
Carolina. A tornado watch also remains in effect until 300 AM EDT for
central North Carolina.

LAT...LON 3464 7831 3486 7850 3525 7849 3529 7859
      3534 7853 3550 7866 3554 7878 3584 7872
      3581 7826 3574 7822 3571 7816 3561 7813
      3559 7802 3554 7796 3518 7810 3518 7817
      3504 7816
TIME...MOT...LOC 0221Z 196DEG 59KT 3592 7855 3560 7836 3499 7837

$$

NCC101-163-183-191-160230-
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0019.000000T0000Z-180416T0230Z/
Wayne NC-Sampson NC-Wake NC-Johnston NC-
1021 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM EDT
FOR CENTRAL WAYNE...SAMPSON...SOUTHEASTERN WAKE AND JOHNSTON
COUNTIES...

At 1021 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Wake Forest to 6 miles southeast of Clayton to
near Clinton, moving north at 70 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

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

Locations impacted include...
Raleigh, Goldsboro, Smithfield, Clinton, Garner, Fuquay-Varina,
Clayton, Benson, Fremont and Knightdale.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

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.

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 PM EDT for central North
Carolina. A tornado watch also remains in effect until 300 AM EDT for
central North Carolina.

LAT...LON 3464 7831 3486 7850 3525 7849 3529 7859
      3534 7853 3550 7866 3554 7878 3584 7872
      3581 7826 3574 7822 3571 7816 3561 7813
      3559 7802 3554 7796 3518 7810 3518 7817
      3504 7816
TIME...MOT...LOC 0221Z 196DEG 59KT 3592 7855 3560 7836 3499 7837

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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