180  
WUUS52 KRAH 220045  
SVRRAH  
 
- KRAH 000000  
${PRODUCTID}RAH  
NCC167-220145-  
/O.NEW.KRAH.SV.W.0008.170322T0045Z-170322T0145Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
845 PM EDT TUE MAR 21 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
STANLY COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 945 PM EDT  
 
* AT 844 PM EDT, A PAIR OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A  
LINE EXTENDING FROM KANNAPOLIS TO NEAR MIDLAND, MOVING EAST AT 25  
MPH.  
 
HAZARD...QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
ALBEMARLE...BADIN LAKE...PLYLER...FAIRVIEW IN UNION COUNTY...  
LOCUST...NORWOOD...BADIN...OAKBORO...STANFIELD AND RICHFIELD.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
LARGE HAIL, STRONG WINDS UP TO 50 MPH, AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO  
GROUND LIGHTNING ARE OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. 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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3550 8030 3551 8018 3547 8016 3546 8011  
3540 8009 3537 8005 3526 8010 3522 8007  
3515 8007 3519 8011 3517 8016 3515 8016  
3517 8020 3516 8023 3521 8025 3516 8036  
3518 8037 3516 8046 3518 8051  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0044Z 277DEG 23KT 3547 8064 3527 8047  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...<50MPH  
 

 
 
MWS  
 
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