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...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT EAST CENTRAL NASH...SOUTHWESTERN EDGECOMBE AND NORTHEASTERN WILSON COUNTIES UNTIL 700 PM EDT... At 613 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7 miles southwest of Tarboro, moving west at 5 mph. Wind gusts up to 40 mph will be possible with this storm. Heavy rain and minor flooding and deadly cloud to ground lightning will also be possible with this storm. Locations impacted include... Rocky Mount, Tarboro, Wilson, Elm City, Dortches, Princeville, Sharpsburg, Pinetops, Macclesfield and Willbanks. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as 40 mph are capable of knocking down tree limbs and blowing around trash cans, potted plants, lawn furniture and other light outdoor objects. Locally heavy rain will quickly reduce visibility and result in ponding of water on roadways, standing water in low lying areas, and minor flooding of creeks, streams, and areas of poor drainage. Drivers are urged to slow down and use extra caution to avoid hydroplaning, especially in urban areas where prolonged heavy rain can quickly lead to flooding. && LAT...LON 3591 7750 3574 7756 3575 7795 3601 7784 TIME...MOT...LOC 2213Z 101DEG 6KT 3585 7768
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