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WWUS52 KRAH 200455  
SVSRAH  
 
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
1255 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018  
 
NCC101-183-200500-  
/O.CON.KRAH.SV.W.0203.000000T0000Z-180820T0500Z/  
WAKE NC-JOHNSTON NC-  
1255 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018  
 
...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM EDT  
FOR CENTRAL WAKE AND NORTHERN JOHNSTON COUNTIES...  
 
AT 1255 AM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR CLAYTON, OR 13  
MILES SOUTHEAST OF RALEIGH, MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
RALEIGH, SMITHFIELD, GARNER, CLAYTON, ZEBULON, KNIGHTDALE, SELMA,  
WENDELL, EMIT AND LAKE WHEELER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY.  
THEY WILL SEND YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN  
RALEIGH.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3565 7875 3586 7863 3584 7830 3568 7818  
3555 7828 3548 7843  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0455Z 284DEG 16KT 3571 7845  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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