804  
WUUS52 KRAH 160222  
SVRRAH  
NCC069-077-127-181-183-185-160315-  
/O.NEW.KRAH.SV.W.0021.180416T0222Z-180416T0315Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
1022 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
WESTERN NASH COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
VANCE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
WARREN COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
EASTERN GRANVILLE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
NORTHEASTERN WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
FRANKLIN COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 1115 PM EDT  
 
* AT 1021 PM EDT, A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS STRETCHED FROM NEAR  
KERR LAKE TO OXFORD TO RALEIGH, WITH INDIVDUAL THUNDERSTORM CELLS  
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 80 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
RALEIGH, HENDERSON, OXFORD, LOUISBURG, WARRENTON, WAKE FOREST,  
ZEBULON, FRANKLINTON, NORLINA AND BAILEY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR CENTRAL NORTH  
CAROLINA. A TORNADO WATCH ALSO REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 AM EDT FOR  
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.  
 
LAT...LON 3618 7803 3578 7805 3574 7817 3582 7826  
3582 7874 3654 7855 3655 7796  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0221Z 204DEG 72KT 3603 7858  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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