Chapel Hill, NC (27514)

5:09 PM EDT on August 27, 2016 (GMT -0400)
Cosgrove Hill | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Special Statement

Elev 325 ft 35.95 °N, 79.02 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
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85.3 °F
Feels Like 97 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNW
Gusts 0.0 mph

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Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Few 11000 ft
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 79%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:44 AM 7:49 PM
Waning Crescent, 21% visible
METAR KIGX 272056Z AUTO 27003KT 6SM VCTS BR FEW110 26/26 A3009 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W AND NW RAE06B14E36 TSB13E32 SLP183 P0007 60007 T02610256 56008
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Few 11000 ft
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 79%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:44 AM 7:49 PM
Waning Crescent, 21% visible
METAR KIGX 272056Z AUTO 27003KT 6SM VCTS BR FEW110 26/26 A3009 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W AND NW RAE06B14E36 TSB13E32 SLP183 P0007 60007 T02610256 56008

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Special Statement
Issued: 4:25 PM EDT Aug. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

... a cluster of strong thunderstorms will affect portions of
western Orange and Alamance counties until 515 PM EDT...

At 424 PM EDT... Doppler radar was tracking a cluster of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Mebane to near
Carrboro. Movement was west at 10 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms.

Heavy rain and deadly cloud to ground lightning will also be possible
with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Chapel HIll... Burlington... Graham... Hillsborough... Carrboro...
Mebane... Elon College... Gibsonville... Haw River and Swepsonville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
50 mph are capable of knocking down small or weakened trees 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. Drivers are urged to slow down and use
extra caution to avoid hydroplaning.


Lat... Lon 3620 7921 3610 7910 3591 7903 3587 7916
      3588 7925 3586 7925 3585 7924 3584 7924
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time... Mot... loc 2024z 076deg 9kt 3609 7932 3595 7917


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