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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
506 PM EDT FRI MAY 09 2008

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0844 PM     HAIL             1 NNE MARTHA            35.63N 80.00W
05/08/2008  E0.88 INCH       RANDOLPH           NC   TRAINED SPOTTER

            NICKEL SIZE HAIL REPORTED AT THE INTERSECTION OF HWY 49
            AND OLD HWY 49.

0905 PM     HAIL             6 WSW ASHEBORO          35.70N 79.92W
05/08/2008  E0.75 INCH       RANDOLPH           NC   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER REPORT OF PENNY SIZE HAIL 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
            ASHEBORO.

0912 PM     HAIL             2 N ASHEBORO            35.75N 79.81W
05/08/2008  E0.75 INCH       RANDOLPH           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            PENNY SIZE HAIL AT NORTH FAYETTEVILLE ST AND BALFOUR
            RD...2 MILES NORTH OF ASHEBORO. REPORTED BY 911 CENTER

0935 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 WSW SURL              36.31N 78.92W
05/08/2008                   PERSON             NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            ONE TREE DOWN ACROSS KERMIT DUNCAN RD. REPORTED BY 911
            CENTER.

0940 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 SW BEREA              36.30N 78.76W
05/08/2008                   GRANVILLE          NC   EMERGENCY MNGR

            THREE TREES DOWN...ONE ON GEORGE SHERMAN ROAD...ONE ON
            BEN THORPE ROAD...AND ONE ON DAYS MILL ROAD.

1025 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 ESE CLEMMONS          36.00N 80.34W
05/08/2008                   FORSYTH            NC   BROADCAST MEDIA

            WIND DAMAGE TO HOMES ON COOPER ROAD.

1025 PM     TORNADO          3 ESE CLEMMONS          36.00N 80.34W
05/08/2008  F3               FORSYTH            NC   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STORM SURVEY...CONDUCTED WITH
            LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT...SHOWS PRELIMINARILY AN EF3
            TORNADO WITH AN ESTIMATED WIND OF 140 MPH. THE MOST
            SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE OCCURRED IN VICINITY OF FRYE BRIDGE
            ROAD AND MOSS CREEK LANE.

1025 PM     TORNADO          WSW CLEMMONS            36.02N 80.39W
05/08/2008                   FORSYTH            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            FORSYTH COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORT SEVERAL HOMES
            DAMAGED AND TREES DOWN THROUGH HOMES IN CLEMMONS. TIME OF
            EVENT ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

1030 PM     HAIL             CLEMMONS                36.02N 80.39W
05/08/2008  M0.50 INCH       FORSYTH            NC   TRAINED SPOTTER

1130 PM     HAIL             3 W MONTICELLO          36.20N 79.73W
05/08/2008  E0.75 INCH       GUILFORD           NC   TRAINED SPOTTER

            REPORTED BY A TRAINED SPOTTER NEAR BROWNS SUMMIT

1130 PM     TORNADO          5 SE COLFAX             36.08N 79.96W
05/08/2008                   GUILFORD           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORT VEHICLES BLOWN OFF INTERSTATE 40
            AT NC 68 INTERSECTION JUST SOUTH OF PIEDMONT TRIAD
            AIRPORT.

1132 PM     TORNADO          4 SE COLFAX             36.09N 79.97W
05/08/2008  F2               GUILFORD           NC   EMERGENCY MNGR

            *** 1 FATAL, 3 INJ *** NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STORM
            SURVEY...IN CONJUNCTION WITH LOCAL EMERGENCY
            MANAGEMENT...SHOWS THAT AN EF2 TORNADO OCCURRED WITH
            ESTIMATED WINDS OF 130 MPH. PRELIMINARY PATH LENGTH OF 3
            MILES AND A WIDTH OF A QUARTER MILE.

1133 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 W GREENSBORO          36.08N 79.84W
05/08/2008  M62.00 MPH       GUILFORD           NC   ASOS

            SUSTAINED 44 KNOTS...WITH A GUST TO 54 KNOTS. THREE TREES
            BLOWN DOWN...PLANES PUSHED AROUND...AND HANGARS AND
            PLANES DAMAGED.

1135 PM     TORNADO          1 W GREENSBORO          36.08N 79.84W
05/08/2008                   GUILFORD           NC   EMERGENCY MNGR

            TORNADO DAMAGE...NUMEROUS TREES DOWN AND VEHICLES
            OVERTURNED ON I-40 BETWEEN SANDY RIDGE RD AND HWY 68.

1200 AM     FLASH FLOOD      3 W WINSTON-SALEM       36.10N 80.32W
05/09/2008                   FORSYTH            NC   EMERGENCY MNGR

            FLOODING CAUSED THE EVACUATION OF APARTMENTS ON JONESBORO
            CT. FIVE WATER RESCUES WERE NECESSARY ONCE STORMS EXITED
            THE AREA AFTER MIDNIGHT.

1235 AM     HAIL             4 N GREENSBORO          36.14N 79.83W
05/09/2008  M1.75 INCH       GUILFORD           NC   TRAINED SPOTTER

            NICKEL TO GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL COVERING THE GROUND UP TO 2
            INCHES IN DEPTH AT PISGAH CHURCH ROAD AND WILLOUGHBY
            BLVD. HAIL HAS BEEN FALLING FOR AT LEAST 5 MINUTES.

1253 AM     FLOOD            WINSTON-SALEM           36.10N 80.26W
05/09/2008                   FORSYTH            NC   BROADCAST MEDIA

            FLOODING REPORTED ON PETERS CREEK PARKWAY.

0100 AM     TSTM WND DMG     3 NNE ALTAMAHAW         36.22N 79.49W
05/09/2008                   ALAMANCE           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            TREE DOWN ON JIMMY BOWLES ROAD.


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