714  
WUUS52 KRAH 111956  
SVRRAH  
NCC001-037-081-135-151-112100-  
/O.NEW.KRAH.SV.W.0225.181011T1956Z-181011T2100Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
356 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
ALAMANCE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
ORANGE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
EASTERN RANDOLPH COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
EASTERN GUILFORD COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
CHATHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 500 PM EDT  
 
* AT 353 PM EDT, A LINE OF DAMAGING WINDS MIXING SOUTH ALONG THE  
WESTERN SIDE OF MICHAEL WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6  
MILES NORTH OF BURLINGTON THROUGH 13 MILES NORTHWEST OF PITTSBORO  
TO NEAR SILER CITY TO NEAR CARTHAGE, MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 50 MPH. A  
QUICK AND SHORT LIVED TORNADO SPINUP ALSO CAN'T BE RULED OUT.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CHAPEL HILL, BURLINGTON, ASHEBORO, GRAHAM, HILLSBOROUGH, PITTSBORO,  
SILER CITY, NORTH CAROLINA ZOO, CARRBORO AND MEBANE.  
 
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.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT FOR CENTRAL NORTH  
CAROLINA.  
 
LAT...LON 3624 7895 3586 7902 3586 7901 3587 7891  
3561 7899 3558 7891 3552 7897 3555 7903  
3561 7908 3563 7912 3556 7920 3555 7922  
3557 7924 3553 7927 3555 7930 3552 7935  
3552 7990 3624 7959  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1953Z 324DEG 44KT 3618 7943 3582 7938 3575 7939 3540  
7947  
 
TORNADO...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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