992  
WUUS52 KRAH 122036  
SVRRAH  
NCC065-127-195-122130-  
/O.NEW.KRAH.SV.W.0182.170812T2036Z-170812T2130Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
436 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN NASH COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHERN EDGECOMBE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
WILSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 530 PM EDT  
 
* AT 435 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES NORTHWEST  
OF WILSON, OR 10 MILES SOUTH OF NASHVILLE, MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE  
TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
TARBORO, WILSON, ELM CITY, SHARPSBURG, PINETOPS, STANTONSBURG,  
MACCLESFIELD, SARATOGA, CONETOE AND TAR RIVER RESERVOIR.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. PEOPLE OUTSIDE  
SHOULD MOVE IMMEDIATELY TO SHELTER INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING. STAY  
AWAY FROM WINDOWS.  
 
TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER, CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT  
AGENCY. THEY WILL SEND YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE  
OFFICE IN RALEIGH.  
 
LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND  
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. 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 3582 7735 3583 7739 3582 7741 3581 7742  
3580 7747 3576 7752 3560 7779 3570 7804  
3589 7795 3588 7734  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2035Z 282DEG 19KT 3582 7799  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
ELLIS  
 
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