Raleigh, NC (27603)

11:47 PM EDT on August 18, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Renaissance Park | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Special Statement

Elev 361 ft 35.74 °N, 78.66 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
84.8 °F
Feels Like 93 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNE
Gusts 2.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 5000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 93 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 72%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 8:00 PM
Waning Crescent, 9% visible
SPECI KRDU 190334Z 00000KT 10SM SCT040 BKN050 BKN075 BKN250 28/23 A2992 RMK AO2 TSE34 OCNL LTG DSNT N-NE AND SW T02780233
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 5000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 93 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 72%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 8:00 PM
Waning Crescent, 9% visible
SPECI KRDU 190334Z 00000KT 10SM SCT040 BKN050 BKN075 BKN250 28/23 A2992 RMK AO2 TSE34 OCNL LTG DSNT N-NE AND SW T02780233

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Special Statement
Issued: 11:05 PM EDT Aug. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A strong thunderstorm will affect southern Vance... southern
Granville... North central wake... east central Durham and northwestern
Franklin counties until midnight EDT...

At 1104 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Creedmoor, moving northeast at 20 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...
Henderson, Creedmoor, Louisburg, Wake Forest, Butner, Franklinton,
Kittrell, Youngsville, Falls Lake state rec area and Ingleside.

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.

Cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3592 7870 3607 7884 3637 7843 3613 7820
time... Mot... loc 0304z 234deg 19kt 3604 7870


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