Expired: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Moore, Scotland, Harnett, Richmond, Cumberland, Lee, and Hoke Counties Until 6:30 PM

Written by on October 11, 2018 in Severe Weather

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
457 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Central Moore County in central North Carolina…
Scotland County in central North Carolina…
Harnett County in central North Carolina…
Eastern Richmond County in central North Carolina…
Cumberland County in central North Carolina…
Lee County in central North Carolina…
Hoke County in central North Carolina…

* Until 630 PM EDT

* At 455 PM EDT, a line of damaging winds mixing south along the
western side of Michael were moving along a line extending from 8
miles west of Cary through 11 miles southeast of Pittsboro to 6
miles northeast of Hamlet, moving east at 45 mph. This line of
winds have a history of producing extensive wind damage to

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Emergency management.

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

* Locations impacted include…
Fayetteville, Sanford, Laurinburg, Southern Pines, Rockingham,
Raeford, Lillington, Carthage, Fort Bragg and Pinehurst.


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.


A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 PM EDT for central North

LAT…LON 3480 7968 3481 7992 3514 7961 3552 7937
3556 7920 3561 7915 3560 7905 3552 7897
3557 7893 3552 7869 3534 7853 3520 7864
3508 7867 3485 7851 3483 7890 3495 7904
3483 7919 3484 7935 3477 7933 3463 7946
TIME…MOT…LOC 2055Z 277DEG 39KT 3576 7895 3560 7904 3497 7965





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