Johnston Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 2:38 AM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... A line of heavy rain showers with strong gusty winds will affect
the sandhills... eastern Piedmont and coastal plain of central North
Carolina through 400 am EST...

At 236 am EST, Doppler radar was tracking a line of heavy rain
showers along a line extending from near Oxford to near Lillington to
near McColl. Movement was northeast at 50 mph.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible with the heavier
showers.

Locations impacted include...
Raleigh, Fayetteville, Cary, Rocky Mount, Laurinburg, Henderson,
Smithfield, Clinton, Oxford and Nashville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
45 mph are capable of knocking down tree limbs and blowing around
trash cans, and other light outdoor objects.


Lat... Lon 3649 7779 3592 7784 3471 7837 3470 7837
      3485 7850 3483 7890 3495 7904 3483 7919
      3484 7935 3477 7933 3464 7948 3475 7960
      3518 7916 3517 7910 3521 7914 3539 7895
      3654 7859 3654 7790
time... Mot... loc 0736z 227deg 44kt 3626 7861 3538 7892 3471 7960


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238 am EST sun Jan 20 2019

... A line of heavy rain showers with strong gusty winds will affect
the sandhills... eastern Piedmont and coastal plain of central North
Carolina through 400 am EST...

At 236 am EST, Doppler radar was tracking a line of heavy rain
showers along a line extending from near Oxford to near Lillington to
near McColl. Movement was northeast at 50 mph.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible with the heavier
showers.

Locations impacted include...
Raleigh, Fayetteville, Cary, Rocky Mount, Laurinburg, Henderson,
Smithfield, Clinton, Oxford and Nashville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
45 mph are capable of knocking down tree limbs and blowing around
trash cans, and other light outdoor objects.


Lat... Lon 3649 7779 3592 7784 3471 7837 3470 7837
      3485 7850 3483 7890 3495 7904 3483 7919
      3484 7935 3477 7933 3464 7948 3475 7960
      3518 7916 3517 7910 3521 7914 3539 7895
      3654 7859 3654 7790
time... Mot... loc 0736z 227deg 44kt 3626 7861 3538 7892 3471 7960


Wss