856  
WFUS52 KRAH 160117  
TORRAH  
NCC181-185-160145-  
/O.NEW.KRAH.TO.W.0004.180416T0117Z-180416T0145Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
917 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN VANCE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
WESTERN WARREN COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 945 PM EDT  
 
* AT 916 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WARRENTON, MOVING NORTH AT 50 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
WARRENTON, NORLINA, MIDDLEBURG, DREWRY, AFTON, WISE, JOHN H KERR  
RESERVOIR AND LAKE GASTON.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3627 7823 3629 7832 3654 7833 3654 7806  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0116Z 193DEG 44KT 3633 7826  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
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