Expired; Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Harnett and Johnston Counties Until 5:45 PM

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
504 PM EDT Sun Jul 5 2020

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Eastern Harnett County in central North Carolina…
Johnston County in central North Carolina…

* Until 545 PM EDT.

* At 504 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 7 miles north of Smithfield to near Benson to near
Dunn, moving northwest at 15 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include…
Smithfield, Lillington, Clayton, Dunn, Angier, Benson, Micro,
Selma, Erwin and Coats.

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.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature’s leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.

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LAT…LON 3542 7816 3535 7815 3532 7824 3532 7829
3528 7831 3528 7834 3526 7848 3532 7854
3525 7862 3527 7872 3524 7888 3537 7892
3557 7888 3552 7871 3571 7847 3582 7826
3576 7824 3571 7816 3561 7813 3558 7807
TIME…MOT…LOC 2104Z 138DEG 14KT 3561 7830 3545 7857 3534 7869

HAIL…<.75IN
WIND…60MPH