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WWUS82 KRAH 290122
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
922 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ011-027-028-042-043-077-078-086-088-089-290215-
JOHNSTON   NC-CUMBERLAND   NC-HALIFAX   NC-NASH   NC-HOKE   NC-
WILSON   NC-EDGECOMBE   NC-WAYNE   NC-HARNETT   NC-SAMPSON   NC-
922 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A LINE OF SHOWERS AND STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS
OF THE COASTAL PLAIN AND SANDHILLS INCLUDING JOHNSTON...
CUMBERLAND...SOUTHEASTERN HALIFAX...SOUTHERN NASH... EASTERN
HOKE...WILSON...EDGECOMBE...WAYNE...SOUTHEASTERN HARNETT AND SAMPSON
COUNTIES UNTIL 1015 PM EDT...

AT 920 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR TARBORO TO 8
MILES WEST OF GODWIN. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS... ALONG WITH HEAVY DOWNPOURS MAKING DRIVING
TREACHEROUS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FAYETTEVILLE...ROCKY MOUNT...GOLDSBORO...TARBORO...SMITHFIELD...CLINTON...
NASHVILLE...RAEFORD...FORT BRAGG AND WILSON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL QUICKLY REDUCE VISIBILITY AND RESULT IN
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE
EXTRA CAUTION TO AVOID HYDROPLANING.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3485 7850 3483 7890 3495 7903 3489 7912
      3502 7933 3621 7759 3610 7723 3600 7741
      3590 7734 3582 7735 3580 7747 3557 7782
      3518 7783 3515 7789 3519 7802 3519 7816
      3490 7815 3474 7820 3471 7811 3455 7825
TIME...MOT...LOC 0120Z 308DEG 32KT 3589 7766 3518 7882

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 290122
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
922 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ011-027-028-042-043-077-078-086-088-089-290215-
JOHNSTON   NC-CUMBERLAND   NC-HALIFAX   NC-NASH   NC-HOKE   NC-
WILSON   NC-EDGECOMBE   NC-WAYNE   NC-HARNETT   NC-SAMPSON   NC-
922 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A LINE OF SHOWERS AND STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS
OF THE COASTAL PLAIN AND SANDHILLS INCLUDING JOHNSTON...
CUMBERLAND...SOUTHEASTERN HALIFAX...SOUTHERN NASH... EASTERN
HOKE...WILSON...EDGECOMBE...WAYNE...SOUTHEASTERN HARNETT AND SAMPSON
COUNTIES UNTIL 1015 PM EDT...

AT 920 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR TARBORO TO 8
MILES WEST OF GODWIN. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS... ALONG WITH HEAVY DOWNPOURS MAKING DRIVING
TREACHEROUS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FAYETTEVILLE...ROCKY MOUNT...GOLDSBORO...TARBORO...SMITHFIELD...CLINTON...
NASHVILLE...RAEFORD...FORT BRAGG AND WILSON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL QUICKLY REDUCE VISIBILITY AND RESULT IN
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE
EXTRA CAUTION TO AVOID HYDROPLANING.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3485 7850 3483 7890 3495 7903 3489 7912
      3502 7933 3621 7759 3610 7723 3600 7741
      3590 7734 3582 7735 3580 7747 3557 7782
      3518 7783 3515 7789 3519 7802 3519 7816
      3490 7815 3474 7820 3471 7811 3455 7825
TIME...MOT...LOC 0120Z 308DEG 32KT 3589 7766 3518 7882

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 290026
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
826 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ026>028-041-043-290115-
WAKE   NC-NASH   NC-WILSON   NC-EDGECOMBE   NC-FRANKLIN   NC-
826 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHEASTERN
WAKE...NASH...CENTRAL WILSON...WESTERN EDGECOMBE AND FRANKLIN
COUNTIES UNTIL 915 PM EDT...

AT 825 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
BUNN...OR 7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF LOUISBURG...MOVING EAST AT 55 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCKY MOUNT...NASHVILLE...LOUISBURG...WILSON...ELM CITY...DORTCHES...
BAILEY...BUNN...ROLESVILLE AND RED OAK.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3565 7774 3593 7853 3619 7829 3616 7790
      3614 7789 3615 7786 3614 7781 3615 7781
      3614 7778 3615 7777 3614 7773 3613 7772
      3614 7772 3614 7764 3611 7763 3610 7757
TIME...MOT...LOC 0025Z 273DEG 50KT 3600 7822

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282355
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
755 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ011-028-290030-
HALIFAX   NC-EDGECOMBE   NC-
755 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
HALIFAX AND NORTHEASTERN EDGECOMBE COUNTIES UNTIL 830 PM EDT...

AT 755 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
TARBORO...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TARBORO...SCOTLAND NECK...HOBGOOD...SPEED AND LEGGETT.

LAT...LON 3610 7727 3609 7731 3600 7741 3594 7737
      3589 7759 3606 7766 3618 7732 3617 7731
      3617 7729 3616 7727 3614 7726 3614 7725
      3612 7725 3612 7724 3611 7724 3610 7723
TIME...MOT...LOC 2355Z 250DEG 32KT 3601 7754

$$

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000
WWUS82 KRAH 282355
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
755 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ011-028-290030-
HALIFAX   NC-EDGECOMBE   NC-
755 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
HALIFAX AND NORTHEASTERN EDGECOMBE COUNTIES UNTIL 830 PM EDT...

AT 755 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
TARBORO...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TARBORO...SCOTLAND NECK...HOBGOOD...SPEED AND LEGGETT.

LAT...LON 3610 7727 3609 7731 3600 7741 3594 7737
      3589 7759 3606 7766 3618 7732 3617 7731
      3617 7729 3616 7727 3614 7726 3614 7725
      3612 7725 3612 7724 3611 7724 3610 7723
TIME...MOT...LOC 2355Z 250DEG 32KT 3601 7754

$$

WSS





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282342
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
742 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ008-026-041-290030-
WAKE   NC-FRANKLIN   NC-GRANVILLE   NC-
742 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
WAKE...SOUTHWESTERN FRANKLIN AND SOUTH CENTRAL GRANVILLE COUNTIES
UNTIL 830 PM EDT...

AT 742 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR CREEDMOOR TO NEAR RDU
INTERNATIONAL. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RALEIGH...CARY...WAKE FOREST...BUNN...RDU INTERNATIONAL...MORRISVILLE...
KNIGHTDALE...WENDELL...ROLESVILLE AND YOUNGSVILLE.

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
LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3599 7818 3572 7844 3581 7892 3582 7892
      3587 7887 3587 7883 3593 7880 3592 7876
      3594 7873 3597 7871 3601 7870 3602 7871
      3609 7864
TIME...MOT...LOC 2342Z 292DEG 21KT 3606 7867 3588 7885

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282342
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
742 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ008-026-041-290030-
WAKE   NC-FRANKLIN   NC-GRANVILLE   NC-
742 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
WAKE...SOUTHWESTERN FRANKLIN AND SOUTH CENTRAL GRANVILLE COUNTIES
UNTIL 830 PM EDT...

AT 742 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR CREEDMOOR TO NEAR RDU
INTERNATIONAL. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RALEIGH...CARY...WAKE FOREST...BUNN...RDU INTERNATIONAL...MORRISVILLE...
KNIGHTDALE...WENDELL...ROLESVILLE AND YOUNGSVILLE.

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
LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3599 7818 3572 7844 3581 7892 3582 7892
      3587 7887 3587 7883 3593 7880 3592 7876
      3594 7873 3597 7871 3601 7870 3602 7871
      3609 7864
TIME...MOT...LOC 2342Z 292DEG 21KT 3606 7867 3588 7885

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282320
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
720 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ008-009-290000-
VANCE   NC-GRANVILLE   NC-
720 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN VANCE AND
CENTRAL GRANVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 800 PM EDT...

AT 719 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
OXFORD...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HENDERSON...OXFORD...KITTRELL...STEM...SOUTH HENDERSON...BEREA...GILLBURG...
DABNEY AND LAKE BUTNER.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3639 7830 3631 7828 3623 7836 3623 7838
      3619 7840 3616 7843 3617 7844 3616 7846
      3618 7849 3616 7851 3619 7880 3640 7871
TIME...MOT...LOC 2319Z 276DEG 20KT 3630 7860

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282303
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
703 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ011-027-028-290000-
HALIFAX   NC-NASH   NC-EDGECOMBE   NC-
703 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN HALIFAX...
NORTHEASTERN NASH AND NORTHWESTERN EDGECOMBE COUNTIES UNTIL 800 PM
EDT...

AT 703 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
DORTCHES...OR 8 MILES NORTHEAST OF NASHVILLE...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCKY MOUNT...NASHVILLE...SCOTLAND NECK...DORTCHES...RED OAK...ENFIELD...
WHITAKERS...GLENVIEW...TILLERY AND BATTLEBORO.

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...AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3609 7731 3606 7734 3596 7793 3613 7799
      3630 7742 3626 7741 3624 7738 3621 7738
      3619 7735 3619 7733 3617 7731 3617 7729
      3616 7727 3614 7726 3614 7725 3612 7725
      3612 7724 3611 7724 3610 7723
TIME...MOT...LOC 2303Z 254DEG 30KT 3607 7788

$$

WSS





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282155
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
555 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ038-282300-
DAVIDSON   NC-
555 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL DAVIDSON
COUNTY UNTIL 700 PM EDT...

AT 555 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
LINWOOD...OR 7 MILES WEST OF LEXINGTON...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LEXINGTON...THOMASVILLE...LINWOOD...WELCOME...GORDONTOWN AND HIGH ROCK
LAKE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3584 8048 3583 8046 3584 8044 3583 8043
      3585 8042 3584 8039 3586 8039 3588 8042
      3589 8037 3592 8037 3595 8005 3568 8006
      3571 8032 3572 8033 3572 8038 3574 8046
      3577 8045 3579 8048 3581 8047
TIME...MOT...LOC 2155Z 271DEG 22KT 3582 8038

$$

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000
WWUS82 KRAH 282155
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
555 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ038-282300-
DAVIDSON   NC-
555 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL DAVIDSON
COUNTY UNTIL 700 PM EDT...

AT 555 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
LINWOOD...OR 7 MILES WEST OF LEXINGTON...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LEXINGTON...THOMASVILLE...LINWOOD...WELCOME...GORDONTOWN AND HIGH ROCK
LAKE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3584 8048 3583 8046 3584 8044 3583 8043
      3585 8042 3584 8039 3586 8039 3588 8042
      3589 8037 3592 8037 3595 8005 3568 8006
      3571 8032 3572 8033 3572 8038 3574 8046
      3577 8045 3579 8048 3581 8047
TIME...MOT...LOC 2155Z 271DEG 22KT 3582 8038

$$

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000
WWUS82 KRAH 282154
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
554 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ007-008-282245-
PERSON   NC-GRANVILLE   NC-
554 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHERN PERSON AND
NORTHWESTERN GRANVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 645 PM EDT...

AT 554 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
ROXBORO...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROXBORO...CONCORD...MAYO RESERVOIR...BETHEL HILL...HYCO LAKE AND HYCO
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. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE
EXTRA CAUTION TO AVOID HYDROPLANING.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3650 7868 3631 7901 3648 7913 3654 7907
      3654 7873
TIME...MOT...LOC 2154Z 229DEG 23KT 3645 7900

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282133
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
533 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ038-282215-
DAVIDSON   NC-
533 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF DAVIDSON COUNTY
UNTIL 615 PM EDT...

AT 532 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
COOLEEMEE...OR NEAR MOCKSVILLE...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LEXINGTON...THOMASVILLE...LINWOOD...GORDONTOWN...ARCADIA...HIGH ROCK LAKE
MARINA & CAMPGROUND...WELCOME AND HIGH ROCK LAKE.

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...AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

DONT WAIT UNTIL YOU SEE THE FIRST LIGHTNING FLASH BEFORE HEADING TO
SAFETY. MOVE INDOORS AT THE FIRST SIGN OF THREATENING SKIES OR THE
FIRST SOUND OF THUNDER. DEADLY LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN OCCUR WELL AHEAD
OF AN APPROACHING STORM...PRIOR TO THE ARRIVAL OF RAIN AND WIND. MAKE
SURE THAT LIGHTNING IS WELL AWAY FROM YOUR LOCATION BEFORE RESUMING
OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

&&

LAT...LON 3584 8048 3583 8046 3583 8043 3585 8042
      3585 8039 3587 8039 3588 8042 3589 8037
      3597 8039 3600 8004 3563 8013 3569 8034
      3570 8032 3572 8033 3572 8038 3574 8046
      3577 8045 3579 8048 3581 8047 3583 8049
TIME...MOT...LOC 2132Z 283DEG 16KT 3585 8052

$$

WSS





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282117
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
517 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ042-077-088-089-282215-
JOHNSTON   NC-CUMBERLAND   NC-HARNETT   NC-SAMPSON   NC-
517 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHWESTERN
JOHNSTON...NORTHERN CUMBERLAND...SOUTHERN HARNETT AND NORTHWESTERN
SAMPSON COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM EDT...

AT 516 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7
MILES NORTH OF POPE AFB...OR 9 MILES NORTH OF FORT BRAGG...MOVING EAST
AT 35 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LILLINGTON...DUNN...BENSON...GODWIN...POPE AFB...SPRING LAKE...ERWIN...
COATS...FOUR OAKS AND NEWTON GROVE.

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...AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3519 7910 3520 7911 3537 7911 3548 7828
      3530 7829 3529 7830 3528 7829 3504 7831
TIME...MOT...LOC 2116Z 270DEG 31KT 3528 7901

$$

WSS





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282102
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
502 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ040>042-282200-
JOHNSTON   NC-WAKE   NC-CHATHAM   NC-
502 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN
JOHNSTON...WAKE AND SOUTHEASTERN CHATHAM COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM EDT...

AT 501 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 11
MILES WEST OF FUQUAY-VARINA...OR 11 MILES SOUTHEAST OF PITTSBORO...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RALEIGH...CARY...GARNER...FUQUAY-VARINA...CLAYTON...RDU INTERNATIONAL...
APEX...HOLLY SPRINGS...MORRISVILLE AND KNIGHTDALE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DON`T WAIT UNTIL YOU SEE THE FIRST LIGHTNING FLASH BEFORE HEADING TO
SAFETY. MOVE INDOORS AT THE FIRST SIGN OF THREATENING SKIES OR THE
FIRST SOUND OF THUNDER. DEADLY LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN OCCUR WELL
AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING STORM...PRIOR TO THE ARRIVAL OF RAIN AND
WIND. MAKE SURE THAT LIGHTNING IS WELL AWAY FROM YOUR LOCATION
BEFORE RESUMING OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3563 7838 3556 7884 3558 7891 3554 7895
      3554 7897 3568 7915 3599 7863
TIME...MOT...LOC 2101Z 246DEG 32KT 3564 7899

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282012
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
412 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ022>024-282100-
GUILFORD   NC-ORANGE   NC-ALAMANCE   NC-
412 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
GUILFORD...WESTERN ORANGE AND ALAMANCE COUNTIES UNTIL 500 PM EDT...

AT 412 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9
MILES SOUTHWEST OF ELON COLLEGE...OR 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF BURLINGTON...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BURLINGTON...GRAHAM...CARRBORO...MEBANE...ELON COLLEGE...GIBSONVILLE...HAW
RIVER...SWEPSONVILLE...ALAMANCE AND LAKE GUILFORD MACKINTOSH MARINA.

LAT...LON 3624 7923 3592 7910 3586 7954 3590 7954
      3591 7965 3603 7971
TIME...MOT...LOC 2012Z 245DEG 33KT 3597 7958

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 282012
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
412 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ022>024-282100-
GUILFORD   NC-ORANGE   NC-ALAMANCE   NC-
412 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
GUILFORD...WESTERN ORANGE AND ALAMANCE COUNTIES UNTIL 500 PM EDT...

AT 412 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9
MILES SOUTHWEST OF ELON COLLEGE...OR 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF BURLINGTON...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BURLINGTON...GRAHAM...CARRBORO...MEBANE...ELON COLLEGE...GIBSONVILLE...HAW
RIVER...SWEPSONVILLE...ALAMANCE AND LAKE GUILFORD MACKINTOSH MARINA.

LAT...LON 3624 7923 3592 7910 3586 7954 3590 7954
      3591 7965 3603 7971
TIME...MOT...LOC 2012Z 245DEG 33KT 3597 7958

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 281922
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
322 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ022-039-282000-
GUILFORD   NC-RANDOLPH   NC-
322 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
GUILFORD AND NORTHERN RANDOLPH COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM EDT...

AT 322 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
ASHEBORO...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ASHEBORO...RANDLEMAN...LIBERTY...RAMSEUR...FRANKLINVILLE...STALEY...
RANDLEMAN REGIONAL RESERVOIR MARINA... AND CLIMAX.

LAT...LON 3566 7989 3581 8000 3597 7966 3589 7955
      3573 7955
TIME...MOT...LOC 1922Z 233DEG 22KT 3577 7990

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 281902
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
302 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCZ021-022-038-039-281945-
GUILFORD   NC-RANDOLPH   NC-DAVIDSON   NC-FORSYTH   NC-
302 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHWESTERN
GUILFORD...NORTHWESTERN RANDOLPH...NORTHEASTERN DAVIDSON AND
SOUTHEASTERN FORSYTH COUNTIES UNTIL 345 PM EDT...

AT 301 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
WINSTON-SALEM...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREENSBORO...WINSTON-SALEM...HIGH POINT...THOMASVILLE...KERNERSVILLE...
ARCHDALE...TRINITY...PLEASANT GARDEN...JAMESTOWN AND RANDLEMAN REGIONAL
RESERVIOR MARINA.

LAT...LON 3592 8027 3608 8027 3615 7976 3585 7978
TIME...MOT...LOC 1901Z 265DEG 18KT 3601 8023

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 272105
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
505 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

NCZ010-011-272200-
WARREN   NC-HALIFAX   NC-
505 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH SMALL HAIL WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEASTERN WARREN AND WEST CENTRAL HALIFAX COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM
EDT...

AT 504 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7
MILES SOUTH OF WARRENTON...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
AIRLIE...GLENVIEW...MEDOC MOUNTAIN STATE PARK AND ARCOLA.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3636 7776 3614 7780 3615 7781 3614 7781
      3616 7792 3619 7792 3619 7794 3618 7795
      3619 7797 3618 7797 3618 7799 3621 7802
      3621 7808 3622 7812 3625 7813 3624 7816
      3626 7817 3625 7819 3637 7817
TIME...MOT...LOC 2104Z 274DEG 19KT 3629 7814

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 272055
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
455 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

NCZ007-008-272145-
PERSON   NC-GRANVILLE   NC-
455 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH SMALL HAIL WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF
PERSON AND NORTHERN GRANVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM EDT...

AT 454 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
ROXBORO...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OXFORD...ROXBORO...CONCORD...STOVALL...MAYO RESERVOIR...BEREA...SURL...
BETHEL HILL...HYCO LAKE AND JOHN H KERR RESERVOIR.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3620 7852 3639 7915 3654 7908 3654 7851
TIME...MOT...LOC 2054Z 280DEG 29KT 3645 7906

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 272055
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
455 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

NCZ007-008-272145-
PERSON   NC-GRANVILLE   NC-
455 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH SMALL HAIL WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF
PERSON AND NORTHERN GRANVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM EDT...

AT 454 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
ROXBORO...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OXFORD...ROXBORO...CONCORD...STOVALL...MAYO RESERVOIR...BEREA...SURL...
BETHEL HILL...HYCO LAKE AND JOHN H KERR RESERVOIR.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3620 7852 3639 7915 3654 7908 3654 7851
TIME...MOT...LOC 2054Z 280DEG 29KT 3645 7906

$$

GIH





000
WWUS82 KRAH 272008
SPSRAH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
408 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

NCZ007-008-272115-
PERSON   NC-GRANVILLE   NC-
408 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

 ...A THUNDERSTORM WITH SMALL HAIL WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEASTERN PERSON AND NORTHERN GRANVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 515 PM
EDT...

AT 407 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM 8 MILES
NORTHEAST OF ROUGEMONT...OR 11 MILES SOUTHEAST OF ROXBORO... MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OXFORD...STOVALL...BEREA AND LAKE BUTNER.

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...AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3639 7851 3633 7851 3618 7880 3623 7880
      3627 7882 3632 7887 3654 7869 3654 7867
TIME...MOT...LOC 2007Z 229DEG 8KT 3630 7881

$$

WSS





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