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North Carolina, Lee

Tornado Watch

Statement as of 8:43 PM EDT on April 19, 2015

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 19, 2015


Tornado Watch 82 remains in effect until 1100 PM EDT for the
following locations


NC
. North Carolina counties included are

Anson Bladen Brunswick
Chatham Columbus Cumberland
Davidson Harnett Hoke
Johnston Lee Montgomery
Moore New Hanover Pender
Randolph Richmond Robeson
Sampson Scotland Stanly
Wayne




Special Statement

Statement as of 8:24 PM EDT on April 19, 2015

Expires 9:15 PM EDT on April 19, 2015


... A line of heavy showers and isolated thunderstorms with strong
wind gusts will affect portions of southwestern
wake... Cumberland... southwestern Orange... Chatham... southern
Alamance... Lee and Harnett counties until 915 PM EDT...

At 821 PM EDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a
line of showers and isolated thunderstorms along a line extending
from 6 miles southwest of Siler City to 8 miles southwest of Fort
Bragg to near Lumberton... and moving northeast at 45 mph.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible with these showers
and storms.

Locations impacted include...
Fayetteville... Cary... Chapel HIll... Sanford... Pittsboro...
Lillington... Siler City... Fort Bragg... Carrboro and Fuquay-Varina.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
45 mph are capable of knocking down small or weakened trees and
blowing around trash cans... potted plants... lawn furniture and other
light outdoor objects.

Locally heavy rain will quickly reduce visibility and result in
ponding of water on roadways. Drivers are urged to slow down and use
extra caution to avoid hydroplaning.


Lat... Lon 3495 7904 3519 7910 3527 7922 3531 7919
      3543 7933 3551 7934 3552 7955 3587 7954
      3601 7925 3597 7904 3586 7902 3587 7891
      3568 7875 3554 7868 3552 7871 3533 7854
      3508 7867 3499 7864 3485 7851 3483 7890
time... Mot... loc 0021z 228deg 38kt 3565 7952 3503 7907 3461 7896


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West Virginia - Areal Flood Watch
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch
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