Huntersville, NC (28070)

6:17 PM EDT on July 23, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 1.0 mph

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Pressure 30.04 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3500 ft
Heat Index 86 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 72%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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6:25 AM 8:33 PM
Waning Gibbous, 82% visible
METAR KJQF 232155Z 32014G20KT 2SM +TSRA BR BKN007 BKN035 23/20 A3004 RMK LTGICCG
Pressure 30.04 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3500 ft
Heat Index 86 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 72%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:25 AM 8:33 PM
Waning Gibbous, 82% visible
METAR KJQF 232155Z 32014G20KT 2SM +TSRA BR BKN007 BKN035 23/20 A3004 RMK LTGICCG

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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:51 PM EDT Jul. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
north central Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North
Carolina...
northwestern Cabarrus County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* until 745 PM EDT

* at 550 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain have fallen over the last hour and a half.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
West Concord... Davidson... Harrisburg... Charlotte motor Speedway...
Coddle Creek Reservoir... unc-Charlotte... northeast Charlotte and
Kannapolis.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around... don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Please report flood water flowing over roads or threatening
property... or landslides to the National Weather Service by calling
toll free... 1... 800... 2 6 7... 8 1 0 1... or by posting on our
facebook Page... or tweet it using hashtag nwsgsp. Your message
should describe the event and the specific location where it
occurred.


Lat... Lon 3530 8063 3530 8079 3551 8085 3550 8068


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Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Issued: 5:56 PM EDT Jul. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

... A strong thunderstorm with intense lightning will impact north
central Mecklenburg... southwestern Rowan... northwestern Cabarrus and
southeastern Iredell counties until 630 PM EDT...

At 556 PM EDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm with
intense lightning 6 miles west of Kannapolis... or near Coddle Creek
Reservoir... moving north at 10 mph.

Locations to be impacted include... Huntersville... Kannapolis... West
Concord... Mooresville... Davidson... China
Grove... Landis... Enochville... Coddle Creek Reservoir and Cornelius.

In addition to intense lightning... wind gusts up to 55 mph and very
heavy rainfall rates up to 2 inches per hour will be possible in
these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Gusty winds can blow down trees that are dead... or that have weakened
root systems. Outdoor furniture and similar items can be tossed
around if not anchored. Seek shelter indoors.

Torrential rainfall may flood areas with poor drainage... such as
ditches and underpasses. Avoid these areas and do not cross flooded
roads. Water levels of small streams may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters. Do not drive across
flooded roads.

Frequent lightning is occurring with this storm. If outdoors... try to
get indoors or into a hard topped vehicle. Otherwise... stay away from
open areas and isolated high objects such as trees. When indoors...
stay away from windows and doors and avoid using wired electronic
devices. Do not take a shower or Bath. Try to unplug unnecessary
appliances before the storm approaches.

This storm may intensify... so be certain to monitor local radio and
TV stations... as well as local cable TV outlets for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


Lat... Lon 3539 8063 3540 8085 3564 8089 3563 8056
time... Mot... loc 2156z 182deg 8kt 3546 8074


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556 PM EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... A strong thunderstorm with intense lightning will impact north
central Mecklenburg... southwestern Rowan... northwestern Cabarrus and
southeastern Iredell counties until 630 PM EDT...

At 556 PM EDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm with
intense lightning 6 miles west of Kannapolis... or near Coddle Creek
Reservoir... moving north at 10 mph.

Locations to be impacted include... Huntersville... Kannapolis... West
Concord... Mooresville... Davidson... China
Grove... Landis... Enochville... Coddle Creek Reservoir and Cornelius.

In addition to intense lightning... wind gusts up to 55 mph and very
heavy rainfall rates up to 2 inches per hour will be possible in
these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Gusty winds can blow down trees that are dead... or that have weakened
root systems. Outdoor furniture and similar items can be tossed
around if not anchored. Seek shelter indoors.

Torrential rainfall may flood areas with poor drainage... such as
ditches and underpasses. Avoid these areas and do not cross flooded
roads. Water levels of small streams may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters. Do not drive across
flooded roads.

Frequent lightning is occurring with this storm. If outdoors... try to
get indoors or into a hard topped vehicle. Otherwise... stay away from
open areas and isolated high objects such as trees. When indoors...
stay away from windows and doors and avoid using wired electronic
devices. Do not take a shower or Bath. Try to unplug unnecessary
appliances before the storm approaches.

This storm may intensify... so be certain to monitor local radio and
TV stations... as well as local cable TV outlets for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


Lat... Lon 3539 8063 3540 8085 3564 8089 3563 8056
time... Mot... loc 2156z 182deg 8kt 3546 8074


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522 PM EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...
... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Sunday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening... for the Charlotte
metropolitan area. Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM
EDT Sunday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



522 PM EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...
... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Sunday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening... for the Charlotte
metropolitan area. Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM
EDT Sunday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



522 PM EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...
... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Sunday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening... for the Charlotte
metropolitan area. Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM
EDT Sunday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



749 am EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



749 am EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



749 am EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



921 PM EDT Fri Jul 22 2016

... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



921 PM EDT Fri Jul 22 2016

... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



921 PM EDT Fri Jul 22 2016

... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.