518  
WUUS52 KRAH 152257  
SVRRAH  
NCC037-085-183-152345-  
/O.NEW.KRAH.SV.W.0017.180415T2257Z-180415T2345Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
657 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL HARNETT COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHWESTERN WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHEASTERN CHATHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 745 PM EDT  
 
* AT 657 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR POPE AFB, OR  
NEAR FORT BRAGG, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT CONSIDERABLE TREE DAMAGE. DAMAGE IS LIKELY TO  
MOBILE HOMES, ROOFS, AND OUTBUILDINGS.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CARY, LILLINGTON, GARNER, FUQUAY-VARINA, ANGIER, APEX, HOLLY  
SPRINGS, LAKE WHEELER, NEW HILL AND RAVEN ROCK STATE PARK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
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 3537 7910 3541 7908 3552 7897 3554 7899  
3554 7902 3555 7903 3578 7893 3568 7851  
3552 7871 3550 7868 3549 7866 3548 7865  
3529 7879  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2257Z 205DEG 41KT 3517 7910  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...70MPH  
 

 
 
ELLIS  
 
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