Expired: Tornado Warning For Franklin, Vance, and Wake Counties Until 5:45 PM EST

Written by on February 24, 2016 in Severe Weather

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
FRANKLIN COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…
SOUTHEASTERN VANCE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…
NORTHEASTERN WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 545 PM EST

* AT 522 PM EST…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO. THIS DANGEROUS STORM WAS LOCATED
OVER WAKE FOREST…OR 12 MILES NORTHEAST OF RALEIGH…AND MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 60 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
RALEIGH…LOUISBURG…WAKE FOREST…FRANKLINTON…ROLESVILLE…
YOUNGSVILLE…CENTERVILLE…INGLESIDE AND FALLS LAKE.

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.

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