Expired: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Wake and Johnston Counties Until 7:45 PM

Written by on April 8, 2019 in Severe Weather

Severe Thunderstorm Warning 
National Weather Service Raleigh NC 
644 PM EDT MON APR 8 2019 

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a 

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for… 
Wake County in central North Carolina… 
Northwestern Johnston County in central North Carolina… 

* Until 745 PM EDT 

* At 643 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Cary, moving 
east at 40 mph. 

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts. 

SOURCE…Radar indicated. 

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

* Locations impacted include… 
Raleigh, Cary, Wake Forest, Garner, Fuquay-Varina, Clayton, 
Zebulon, Rdu International, Apex and Holly Springs. 


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. 

To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement 
agency. They will send your report to the National Weather Service 
office in Raleigh. 

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. 


A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT for 
central North Carolina. A severe thunderstorm watch also remains in 
effect until 1000 PM EDT for central North Carolina. 

LAT…LON 3599 7846 3594 7839 3593 7835 3590 7833 
3590 7831 3583 7826 3577 7825 3575 7823 
3546 7857 3552 7870 3561 7898 3587 7886 
3587 7883 3592 7881 3592 7876 3597 7871 
3601 7870 3603 7875 3605 7875 3607 7867 
TIME…MOT…LOC 2243Z 267DEG 35KT 3576 7881 





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