Winston Salem, NC (27103)

8:16 PM EDT on July 27, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 810 ft 36.05 °N, 80.33 °W | Updated 9 minutes ago

Light Thunderstorms and Rain
Light Thunderstorm Rain Mist
77.0 °F
Feels Like 79 °F
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2.2
Wind Variable Wind from WNW

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 4500 ft
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 8:30 PM
Last Quarter, 38% visible
SPECI KINT 272359Z AUTO 05010KT 3SM -TSRA BR OVC045 23/22 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0003 T02330217
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 4500 ft
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 8:30 PM
Last Quarter, 38% visible
SPECI KINT 272359Z AUTO 05010KT 3SM -TSRA BR OVC045 23/22 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0003 T02330217

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 8:10 PM EDT Jul. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 830 PM EDT
for northern Randolph... northern Davidson... Guilford and Forsyth
counties...

At 809 PM EDT... a severe thunderstorm was located near Enon... or 7
miles west of Winston-Salem... moving east at 40 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
         roofs... siding... and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Greensboro... Winston-Salem... High Point... Thomasville...
Kernersville... Clemmons... Bermuda Run... McLeansville...
Lewisville and Archdale.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


Lat... Lon 3614 8044 3622 8043 3626 8045 3624 7953
      3586 7955 3586 8039 3588 8042 3589 8037
      3596 8038 3599 8042 3601 8042 3606 8046
      3604 8049 3605 8051 3611 8051
time... Mot... loc 0009z 276deg 36kt 3611 8040

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 60mph



Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:07 PM EDT Jul. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Forsyth County in central North Carolina...

* until 1000 PM EDT

* at 806 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Urban and Small Stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Winston-Salem... Kernersville... Clemmons... Bermuda Run...
Huntsville... Lewisville... sedge garden...
Pfafftown and Stanleyville.

Additional rainfall of 1-2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will make minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... urban areas... highways... streets and
underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3611 8050 3612 8046 3614 8044 3620 8045
      3622 8043 3612 8004 3601 8005 3603 8021
      3600 8022 3600 8032 3597 8039 3599 8042
      3601 8042 3603 8045 3606 8046 3606 8047
      3604 8049 3608 8052


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705 PM EDT Wed Jul 27 2016

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
northwestern Guilford County in central North Carolina...
northeastern Forsyth County in central North Carolina...

* until 900 PM EDT

* at 704 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Urban and Small Stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Greensboro... Kernersville... Summerfield... Stokesdale...
Walkertown... Rural Hall... Lake Brandt... Belews Creek...
Donnaha and Belews Lake.

Additional rainfall of 1-2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will cause minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... urban areas... highways... streets and
underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3625 7976 3607 7984 3622 8043 3626 8045


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Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:42 PM EDT Jul. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...
... Heat advisory in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT Thursday.

* Temperatures... highs will be in the mid to upper 90s.

* Heat indices... 105 to 109 degrees.


* Impacts... the accumulative effects of the heat and humidity
will lead to an increased risk of heat related illnesses...
especially among vulnerable individuals such as the sick...
the elderly... those exerting themselves outdoors... and those
without air conditioning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that hot temperatures and high humidity
will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible.
Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned room... stay
out of the sun... and check up on relatives and neighbors.

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. Hot temperatures and high humidity will create a
situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of
fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and
check up on relatives and neighbors.