334  
WUUS52 KRAH 152223  
SVRRAH  
NCC037-135-152300-  
/O.NEW.KRAH.SV.W.0016.180415T2223Z-180415T2300Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
623 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
ORANGE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
EASTERN CHATHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 700 PM EDT  
 
* AT 623 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR PROSPECT HILL TO 6 MILES SOUTH OF PITTSBORO,  
MOVING EAST AT 15 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...  
CHAPEL HILL, HILLSBOROUGH, PITTSBORO, CARRBORO, CROSSWINDS BOATING  
CENTER, EFLAND, CROSSWINDS CAMPGROUND, ENO RIVER STATE PARK, SCHLEY  
AND JORDAN LAKE STATE REC AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 
LAT...LON 3624 7895 3586 7902 3587 7891 3561 7899  
3558 7892 3552 7897 3555 7903 3559 7905  
3563 7912 3562 7914 3556 7922 3624 7919  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2223Z 264DEG 11KT 3623 7912 3562 7915  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
ELLIS  
 
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