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Special Statement

Statement as of 4:22 PM EDT on June 24, 2017

Expires 5:15 PM EDT on June 24, 2017


... A strong thunderstorm will affect portions of northwestern
Durham... southern person and Orange counties until 515 PM EDT...

At 422 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Hillsborough, moving east at 20 mph.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Heavy rain and minor flooding and deadly cloud to ground lightning
will also be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Durham, Hillsborough, Mebane, Rougemont, Carr, Efland, Lake Michie,
Moriah, Eno River State Park and Surl.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
40 mph are capable of knocking down tree limbs 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, standing water in low lying areas, and
minor flooding of creeks, streams, and areas of poor drainage.
Drivers are urged to slow down and use extra caution to avoid
hydroplaning, especially in urban areas where prolonged heavy rain
can quickly lead to flooding.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3609 7881 3608 7883 3605 7886 3599 7926
      3624 7926 3624 7915 3628 7915 3634 7880
time... Mot... loc 2022z 257deg 19kt 3616 7911


Ellis

422 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

... A strong thunderstorm will affect portions of northwestern
Durham... southern person and Orange counties until 515 PM EDT...

At 422 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Hillsborough, moving east at 20 mph.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Heavy rain and minor flooding and deadly cloud to ground lightning
will also be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Durham, Hillsborough, Mebane, Rougemont, Carr, Efland, Lake Michie,
Moriah, Eno River State Park and Surl.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
40 mph are capable of knocking down tree limbs 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, standing water in low lying areas, and
minor flooding of creeks, streams, and areas of poor drainage.
Drivers are urged to slow down and use extra caution to avoid
hydroplaning, especially in urban areas where prolonged heavy rain
can quickly lead to flooding.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3609 7881 3608 7883 3605 7886 3599 7926
      3624 7926 3624 7915 3628 7915 3634 7880
time... Mot... loc 2022z 257deg 19kt 3616 7911


Ellis


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