Upgraded: Tornado Warning For Vance and Granville Counties Until 5:00 PM EST

Written by on February 24, 2016 in Severe Weather

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
420 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

NCC063-145-242129-
/O.CAN.KRAH.TO.W.0010.000000T0000Z-160224T2200Z/
PERSON NC-DURHAM NC-
420 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

…THE TORNADO WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN PERSON AND NORTH CENTRAL
DURHAM COUNTIES IS CANCELLED…

THE STORM THAT PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED EAST INTO GRANVILLE
COUNTY…THEREFORE THE WARNING FOR PERSON AND DURHAM COUNTIES HAS
BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT…LON 3633 7829 3618 7850 3604 7859 3608 7869
3607 7878 3609 7879 3609 7881 3654 7880
3654 7833
TIME…MOT…LOC 2119Z 231DEG 45KT 3622 7874

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NCC077-181-242200-
/O.CON.KRAH.TO.W.0010.000000T0000Z-160224T2200Z/
VANCE NC-GRANVILLE NC-
420 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

…A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 PM EST FOR VANCE AND
GRANVILLE COUNTIES…

AT 419 PM EST…DOPPLER RADAR STRONGLY INDICATED A SEVERE
THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO. THIS DANGEROUS STORM
WAS LOCATED NEAR BUTNER…OR 7 MILES NORTH OF CREEDMOOR…MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
HENDERSON…OXFORD…CREEDMOOR…BUTNER…KITTRELL…STEM…
STOVALL…MIDDLEBURG…LAKE BUTNER AND SOUTH HENDERSON.

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.

 

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
404 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
SOUTHEASTERN PERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…
VANCE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…
GRANVILLE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…
NORTH CENTRAL DURHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 500 PM EST

* AT 404 PM EST…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO. THIS DANGEROUS STORM WAS LOCATED
NEAR DURHAM…AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
HENDERSON…OXFORD…CREEDMOOR…BUTNER…KITTRELL…ROUGEMONT…
STEM…STOVALL…MIDDLEBURG AND LAKE BUTNER.

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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