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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1109 PM EDT THU MAY 8 2008

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN DAVIDSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA
  NORTHWESTERN GUILFORD COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA
  SOUTHERN FORSYTH COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT

* AT 1108 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  TORNADO OVER MIDWAY...OR 5 MILES SOUTH OF WINSTON-SALEM...MOVING
  NORTHEAST AT 32 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SEDGE GARDEN...
  KERNERSVILLE...
  COLFAX...
  SUMMERFIELD...GREENSBORO...

THE SAFEST PLACE TO BE DURING A TORNADO IS ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF THE
BUILDING IN A SMALL ROOM SUCH AS A CLOSET OR BATHROOM OR IN AN
INTERIOR HALLWAY. USE BLANKETS OR PILLOWS TO PROTECT YOUR BODY FROM
FLYING DEBRIS. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND EXTERIOR WALLS.

TORNADOES ARE ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS AT NIGHT BECAUSE THEY ARE HARD TO
SEE. TAKE COVER NOW! IF A BASEMENT IS NOT AVAILABLE...MOVE TO AN
INTERIOR ROOM OR HALLWAY ON THE LOWEST FLOOR. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS
AND EXTERIOR WALLS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY AND ASK
THEM TO RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST
OFFICE IN RALEIGH.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM EDT FRIDAY MORNING FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3626 7989 3625 7988 3607 7979 3593 8031
      3608 8039
TIME...MOT...LOC 0309Z 247DEG 28KT 3603 8023

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