Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
240 AM EDT Sat May 28 2022

NCZ008>011-026-027-041-280745-
Nash NC-Franklin NC-Vance NC-Warren NC-Wake NC-Halifax NC-
Granville NC-
240 AM EDT Sat May 28 2022

...Strong thunderstorms will impact portions of southern Vance,
southern Warren, Nash, southeastern Granville, west central Halifax,
northeastern Wake and Franklin Counties through 345 AM EDT...

At 239 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from 6 miles southwest of Franklinton to 7 miles
southeast of Wake Forest. Movement was east at 40 mph.

HAZARD...Winds in excess of 40 mph.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around
         unsecured objects.

Locations impacted include...
Rocky Mount, Nashville, Louisburg, Wake Forest, Franklinton,
Dortches, Bunn, Rolesville, Red Oak and Spring Hope.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building.

Persons in campgrounds should consider seeking sturdy shelter until
these storms pass.

&&

LAT...LON 3629 7781 3616 7774 3603 7776 3593 7780
      3581 7851 3592 7852 3609 7865 3638 7817
TIME...MOT...LOC 0639Z 248DEG 36KT 3606 7856 3588 7846

MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN
MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH

$$

26