Expired: Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Warren County Until 7:15 PM

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
637 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 636 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR
NORLINA…OR 9 MILES NORTHWEST OF WARRENTON…MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
15 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
WARRENTON…NORLINA…MACON…LAKE GASTON…
SOUTHPOINTE AND MORNINGSTAR MARINAS…DREWRY…WISE AND AFTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

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.

THIS THUNDERSTORM IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING ALL TYPES OF SEVERE
WEATHER INCLUDING DESTRUCTIVE STRAIGHT LINE WINDS AND TORNADOES.
MOVE QUICKLY TO A SAFE SHELTER SUCH AS AN INTERIOR ROOM…A
BATHROOM…CLOSET OR BASEMENT.