BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
825 PM EDT Mon Sep 9 2019
The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Southeastern Nash County in central North Carolina…
Southwestern Edgecombe County in central North Carolina…
Wilson County in central North Carolina…
* Until 915 PM EDT
* At 824 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Elm City, or
near Rocky Mount, moving south at 20 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
to roofs, siding, and trees.
* Locations impacted include…
Wilson, Elm City, Sharpsburg, Pinetops, Stantonsburg, Black Creek,
Macclesfield, Saratoga, Tar River Reservoir and Willbanks.
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.
Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. 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.
LAT…LON 3558 7781 3559 7799 3597 7802 3588 7776
TIME…MOT…LOC 0024Z 344DEG 16KT 3587 7783