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WUUS52 KRAH 171929
SVRRAH
NCC183-172015-

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
328 PM EDT FRI SEP 17 2004

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 328 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM 14 MILES SOUTHWEST OF FUQUAY-VARINA...OR ABOUT
  11 MILES NORTHWEST OF LILLINGTON...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.
  WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH ARE LIKELY WITH THIS STORM.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  HOLLY SPRINGS AND FUQUAY-VARINA AROUND 340 PM...
  APEX AROUND 345 PM...
  CARY AND LAKE WHEELER AROUND 350 PM...
  DOWNTOWN RALEIGH AROUND 355 PM...
  NORTH RALEIGH AROUND 400 PM...

DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MILES AN HOUR ARE EXPECTED FROM THIS
STORM. THESE WINDS BLOW DOWN TREES...POWER LINES...AND CAN DAMAGE
MOBILE HOMES AND BUILDINGS. SEEK SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE UNTIL
THE STORM HAS PASSED. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AS FLYING DEBRIS
GENERATED BY THE DAMAGING WINDS CAN BE DEADLY.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 PM EDT FRIDAY AFTERNOON 
FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA. 

LAT...LON 3562 7899 3552 7872 3586 7830 3605 7873

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