Expired: Severe Thunderstorm Warning For Halifax County Until 5:15PM

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
444 PM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
CENTRAL HALIFAX COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 515 PM EDT

* AT 444 PM EDT…NWS DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
LOCATED 7 MILES SOUTH OF HALIFAX. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING…AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
HALIFAX…ENFIELD AND TILLERY.

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.