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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 10:24 PM EDT on May 27, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 28, 2017


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 282 remains in effect until 200 am EDT
for the following locations


NC
. North Carolina counties included are

Alexander Alleghany Ashe
Avery Buncombe Burke
Cabarrus Caldwell Catawba
Cherokee Clay Cleveland
Davidson Davie Forsyth
Gaston Graham Haywood
Henderson Iredell Jackson
Lincoln McDowell Macon
Madison Mecklenburg Mitchell
Polk Rowan Rutherford
Stokes Surry Swain
Transylvania Watauga Wilkes
Yadkin Yancey




Special Statement

Statement as of 10:01 PM EDT on May 27, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on May 27, 2017


... Strong thunderstorms with intense lightning will impact Davie...
northeastern Alexander... northern Iredell and northwestern Rowan
counties until 1100 PM EDT...

At 1000 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated strong thunderstorms with
intense lightning along a line extending from 7 miles east of Pilot
Mountain to 9 miles southeast of Wilkesboro, and moving east at 35
mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Mocksville, Statesville, Bermuda Run, Cooleemee, Harmony, Love
Valley, Spencer, High Rock Lake, Fork church and advance.

In addition to intense lightning, wind gusts up to 45 mph and half
inch hail will be possible in these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall may flood areas with poor drainage, such as
ditches and underpasses. Avoid these areas and do not cross flooded
roads. Water levels of small streams may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters. Do not drive across
flooded roads.

Frequent lightning is occurring with these storms. If outdoors, try
to get indoors or into a hard topped vehicle. Otherwise, stay away
from open areas and isolated high objects such as trees. When
indoors, stay away from windows and doors and avoid using wired
electronic devices. Do not take a shower or Bath. Try to unplug
unnecessary appliances before the storms approach.


A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 200 am EDT for
the Piedmont of North Carolina.

Lat... Lon 3569 8033 3573 8060 3585 8096 3603 8126
      3603 8107 3606 8098 3604 8049 3606 8046
      3601 8042 3599 8042 3596 8038 3589 8037
      3588 8042 3584 8039 3585 8042 3583 8046
      3584 8048 3579 8048 3573 8045 3571 8032
time... Mot... loc 0200z 284deg 34kt 3636 8035 3603 8107


Cdg

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