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WFUS52 KRAH 202304
TORRAH
NCC051-202330-
/O.NEW.KRAH.TO.W.0029.080520T2304Z-080520T2330Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
704 PM EDT TUE MAY 20 2008

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA

* UNTIL 730 PM EDT

* AT 701 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  TORNADO OVER HOPE MILLS...OR 11 MILES SOUTH OF FAYETTEVILLE...
  MOVING EAST AT 41 MPH.

* THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR...
  RURAL SOUTHERN CUMBERLAND COUNTY AROUND 715 PM
  RURAL SOUTHEASTERN CUMBERLAND COUNTY AROUND 725 PM

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.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM TUESDAY
EVENING FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3485 7894 3488 7894 3494 7902 3496 7901
      3503 7898 3489 7854 3484 7850 3483 7852
      3484 7878 3482 7891
TIME...MOT...LOC 2304Z 292DEG 35KT 3491 7892

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