Expired: Tornado Emergency For Cumberland, Harnett, and Sampson Counties Until 6:00 PM EST (Confirmed Tornado!)

547 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

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HARNETT NC-
547 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

…THE TORNADO WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN HARNETT COUNTY IS
CANCELLED…

CANCELLED.

LAT…LON 3507 7872 3526 7869 3525 7862 3527 7858
3530 7858 3532 7854 3526 7849 3526 7841
3528 7833 3526 7828 3522 7824 3520 7816
3519 7816 3492 7864
TIME…MOT…LOC 2243Z 236DEG 45KT 3509 7856

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CUMBERLAND NC-SAMPSON NC-
547 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

…TORNADO EMERGENCY FOR HOBBTON…NEWTON GROVE…AND INTERSTATE 40
BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 334 AND 355…

…A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EST FOR EASTERN
CUMBERLAND AND NORTHERN SAMPSON COUNTIES…

AT 543 PM EST…DOPPLER RADAR AND STORM SPOTTERS REPORTED LARGE
DAMAGING HAIL UP TO GOLF BALL SIZE. THIS TORNADIC STORM WAS LOCATED
11 MILES SOUTHEAST OF GODWIN…OR 14 MILES NORTHWEST OF
CLINTON…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH. IN ADDITION TO A
TORNADO…LARGE DAMAGING HAIL UP TO GOLF BALL SIZE IS EXPECTED WITH
THIS STORM.

…TORNADO EMERGENCY FOR HOBBTON…NEWTON GROVE…AND INTERSTATE
40 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 334 AND 355…

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
GODWIN…STEDMAN…NEWTON GROVE…SALEMBURG…FALCON…AUTRYVILLE…
HOBBTON AND SPIVEY’S CORNER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TO REPEAT…A LARGE…EXTREMELY DANGEROUS…AND POTENTIALLY DEADLY
TORNADO IS ON THE GROUND. TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE…TAKE COVER NOW. MOVE
TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID
WINDOWS. IF IN A MOBILE HOME…A VEHICLE OR OUTDOORS…MOVE TO THE
CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

 

529 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

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CUMBERLAND NC-HARNETT NC-SAMPSON NC-
529 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

…TORNADO EMERGENCY FOR CEDAR CREEK…STEDMAN…AND VANDER…

…A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EST FOR
CUMBERLAND…SOUTHEASTERN HARNETT AND NORTHERN SAMPSON COUNTIES…

AT 528 PM EST…SPOTTERS CONFIRMED A TORNADO ON THE GROUND. THIS
TORNADO WAS LOCATED 9 MILES NORTH OF JEROME…OR 10 MILES SOUTHEAST
OF FAYETTEVILLE…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 65 MPH. IN ADDITION TO A
TORNADO…LARGE DAMAGING HAIL UP TO GOLF BALL SIZE IS EXPECTED WITH
THIS STORM.

…TORNADO EMERGENCY FOR CEDAR CREEK…STEDMAN…AND VANDER…

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
FAYETTEVILLE…DUNN…GODWIN…HOPE MILLS…ERWIN…EASTOVER…
STEDMAN…NEWTON GROVE…WADE AND SALEMBURG.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TO REPEAT…AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS…AND POTENTIALLY DEADLY TORNADO
IS ON THE GROUND. TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE…TAKE COVER NOW. MOVE TO AN
INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID
WINDOWS. IF IN A MOBILE HOME…A VEHICLE OR OUTDOORS…MOVE TO THE
CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

 

TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
521 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…
SOUTHEASTERN HARNETT COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…
NORTHERN SAMPSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 600 PM EST

* AT 521 PM EST…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A CONFIRMED TORNADO NEAR
TOBERMORY…OR 12 MILES SOUTH OF FAYETTEVILLE. DOPPLER RADAR SHOWED
THIS TORNADO MOVING NORTHEAST AT 60 MPH.

IN ADDITION TO A TORNADO…GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL AND DESTRUCTIVE
WIND GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

* THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF
CUMBERLAND…SOUTHEASTERN HARNETT AND NORTHERN SAMPSON COUNTIES…
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS…CEDAR CREEK…SALEMBURG…
LINDEN…STEDMAN AND ERWIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TAKE COVER NOW. MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE IN A MOBILE
HOME OR OUTDOORS…MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND
PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.