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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1158 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2008

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

0530 AM     FLASH FLOOD      LEXINGTON               35.82N 80.25W 
08/27/2008                   DAVIDSON           NC   COUNTY OFFICIAL 

            ARTHUR DRIVE AND WASHINGTON AV THREE FEET OF WATER ON 
            ROAD

0537 AM     FLASH FLOOD      2 N LEXINGTON           35.84N 80.25W 
08/27/2008                   DAVIDSON           NC   COUNTY OFFICIAL 

            WINSTON ROAD AND BUSINESS 70 AND 29 IMPASSABLE

0630 AM     FLASH FLOOD      ASHEBORO                35.71N 79.83W 
08/27/2008                   RANDOLPH           NC   COUNTY OFFICIAL 

            U.S. 220 BYPASS AT SALISBURY STREET IMPASSABLE

0700 AM     FLASH FLOOD      3 SSW ASHEBORO          35.68N 79.84W 
08/27/2008                   RANDOLPH           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            WATER KNEE DEEP IN A PORTION OF US 220/64 INTERCHANGE 
            BECAUSE OF CLOGGED STORM DRAIN. SEVERAL OTHER REPORTS OF 
            MINOR FLOODING THROUGOUT RANDOLPH CO. 

0900 AM     FLASH FLOOD      GREENSBORO              36.08N 79.83W 
08/27/2008                   GUILFORD           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            WENDOVER ROAD CLOSED NEAR LATHAM PARK. ROAD CLOSURE AT 
            BRIDFORD AND WENDOVER.FIRST FLOOR APARTMENTS BEGINNING TO
            FLOOD 1600 BLOCK PINECROFT RD.

1057 AM     FLASH FLOOD      GREENSBORO              36.08N 79.83W 
08/27/2008                   GUILFORD           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            NUMEROUS ROADS ARE FLOODED AND SOME ARE CLOSED IN THE 
            CITY OF GREENSBORO. EVACUATIONS HAVE TAKEN PLACE AT THE 
            ASHELY CREEK APARTMENT COMPLEX ON PINECROFT ROAD DUE TO 
            CONTINUED FLOODING. 

1100 AM     FLASH FLOOD      4 NNW LEWISVILLE        36.15N 80.43W 
08/27/2008                   FORSYTH            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORT THAT BEROTH ROAD IN THE LEWISVILLE
            AREA HAS BEEN CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

1230 PM     TORNADO          RANDLEMAN               35.82N 79.80W 
08/27/2008                   RANDOLPH           NC   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN REPORTED BY THE FIRE 
            DEPARTMENT.

1235 PM     TORNADO          1 E RANDLEMAN           35.82N 79.78W 
08/27/2008                   RANDOLPH           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED AN OUTBUILDING WAS LEVELED ON 
            APPLEWOOD ROAD AND SHINGLES BLOWN OFF A ROOF. IN 
            ADDITION... NUMEROUS TREES AND POWER LINES HAVE BEEN 
            REPORTED DOWN IN THIS AREA ON... CREEKRIDGE COUNTRY 
            ROAD... APPLEWOOD ROAD... AND NAOMI ROAD.

1247 PM     TSTM WND DMG     6 NW TURKEY             35.06N 78.24W 
08/27/2008                   SAMPSON            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            A FEW TREES WERE BLOWN DOWN ACROSS OLD WARSAW ROAD. 

0100 PM     TORNADO          4 E HIGH POINT          35.97N 79.92W 
08/27/2008                   GUILFORD           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            TROOPER REPORTED TORNADO ON THE GROUND NEAR 2970 RIVER 
            ROAD NEAR JAMESTOWN.

0121 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     4 E GOLDSTON            35.59N 79.25W 
08/27/2008                   CHATHAM            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            HIGHWAY PATROL REPORTED A FUNNEL CLOUD NEAR HIGHWAY 401 
            JUST SOUTH OF PITTSBORO.

0123 PM     TORNADO          4 E GOLDSTON            35.59N 79.26W 
08/27/2008                   CHATHAM            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            STATE TROOPER REPORTED A TORNADO ON THE GROUND NORTH OF 
            GULF.

0125 PM     TORNADO          6 W WILSON              35.73N 78.03W 
08/27/2008                   WILSON             NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED A TORNANDO TOUCHDOWN NEAR 
            HIGHWAY 42 AND LLOYD ROAD.

0125 PM     TORNADO          6 W WILSON              35.73N 78.03W 
08/27/2008                   WILSON             NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED A TORNADO TOUCHDOWN NEAR HIGHWAY
            42 AND LLOYD ROAD.

0130 PM     FLASH FLOOD      5 N ELON COLLEGE        36.16N 79.53W 
08/27/2008                   ALAMANCE           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            911 CENTER REPORTS THAT NUMEROUS ROADS ARE FLOODED IN 
            WESTERN ALAMANCE COUNTY...INCLUDING A ROAD CLOSURE ON 
            GIBSONVILLE-OSSIPPEE ROAD.

0141 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     5 WNW WILSON            35.76N 78.01W 
08/27/2008                   WILSON             NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT AND SPOTTER REPORTED A FUNNEL CLOUD NEAR 
            HIGHWAY 264 AND I-95.

0144 PM     TORNADO          3 SSW LINWOOD           35.71N 78.33W 
08/27/2008                   JOHNSTON           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED TORNADO ON THE GROUND AT COVERED
            BRIDGE ROAD AND THANKSGIVING FIRE ROAD. MULTIPLE TREES 
            DOWN IN ROAD.

0155 PM     TORNADO          6 NW WILSON             35.79N 78.00W 
08/27/2008                   WILSON             NC   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            SPOTTERS REPORT TORNADO ON THE GROUND NEAR I-95 AND 
            BLOOMERY ROAD.

0200 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 ESE FOREST OAKS       35.99N 79.69W 
08/27/2008                   GUILFORD           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORT ROADWAY WASHED OUT AT 5100 
            BLAKESHIRE RD.

0200 PM     FLASH FLOOD      2 E MCLEANSVILLE        36.10N 79.62W 
08/27/2008                   GUILFORD           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            THREE ROAD CLOSURES IN EASTERN GUILFORD COUNTY...HWY 61 
            NEAR CONE CLUB RD...INGLED RD...AND BETHEL CHURCH RD AT 
            BRIGHTWOOD CHURCH RD.

0209 PM     TORNADO          4 NW NEW HOPE           35.84N 77.99W 
08/27/2008                   NASH               NC   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            TORNADO TOUCHDOWN HIGHWAY 97, ONE HALF MILE WEST OF 
            INTERSTATE 95.

0213 PM     TORNADO          3 W NEW HOPE            35.79N 78.01W 
08/27/2008                   WILSON             NC   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            SPOTTER REPORTED BRIEF TOUCHDOWN IN A TOBACCO AND SOYBEAN
            FIELD NEAR LAMM ROAD AND BLOOMERY ROAD. CURRENTLY ALOFT 
            BUT WALL CLOUD STILL ROTATING.

0230 PM     FLASH FLOOD      RANDLEMAN               35.82N 79.80W 
08/27/2008                   RANDOLPH           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            FLOODING OF ROADS IS BEING REPORTED AROUND RANDLEMAN AND 
            ALONG HIGHWAY 220 AS WELL AS IN LOCATIONS AROUND CLIMAX. 
            SEVERAL ROADS ARE FLOODED IN NORTHEASTERN RANDOLPH 
            COUNTY. 

0236 PM     TSTM WND DMG     5 ENE ASHEBORO          35.76N 79.73W 
08/27/2008                   RANDOLPH           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            ONE TREE REPORTED DOWN ACROSS WHITE MEMORIAL ROAD 
            BLOCKING TRAFFIC... NEAR RIVER RAT ROAD. TIME ESTIMATED 
            BY RADAR.

0315 PM     FLASH FLOOD      6 SSW BURLINGTON        36.02N 79.50W 
08/27/2008                   ALAMANCE           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            FLOODING BEING REPORTED ALONG HIGHWAY 62 SOUTH. SEVERAL 
            ROADS IN THE AREA OF HIGHWAY 62 HAVE BEEN CLOSED 
            SOUTHWEST OF BURLINGTON DUE TO FLOODING. 

0350 PM     FLASH FLOOD      4 NW BURLINGTON         36.13N 79.50W 
08/27/2008                   ALAMANCE           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            A PORTION OF PHIBBS ROAD NEAR HIGHWAY 87 IS CLOSED WITH 
            TWO FEET OF WATER COVERING THE ROAD

0350 PM     FLASH FLOOD      5 SSE GRAHAM            36.00N 79.35W 
08/27/2008                   ALAMANCE           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            A PORTION OF SWEPSONVILLE SAXAPAHAW ROAD IS CLOSED DUE TO
            FLOODING

0408 PM     TORNADO          5 NNE SILER CITY        35.78N 79.42W 
08/27/2008                   CHATHAM            NC   NWS STORM SURVEY

            AN EF-0 TORNADO TRACKED NORTHEAST ALONG JESSE BRIDGES 
            ROAD CROSSING SILK HOPE LIBERTY ROAD DESTROYING AN 
            OUTBUILDING...CAUSING MINOR DAMAGE TO HOMES AND UPROOTING
            TREES. 

0420 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 SSW SNOW CAMP         35.83N 79.43W 
08/27/2008                   CHATHAM            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            SEVERAL TREES REPORTED DOWN ALONG SILER CITY/SNOW CAMP 
            ROAD... NEAR MOON LINDLEY ROAD.

0430 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 NE SILER CITY         35.74N 79.45W 
08/27/2008                   CHATHAM            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            SEVERAL TREES DOWN ABOUT A MILE NORTHEAST OF SILER CITY 
            ON JESSE BRIDGES ROAD. 

0437 PM     FLASH FLOOD      SILER CITY              35.72N 79.46W 
08/27/2008                   CHATHAM            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            FLOODING OF STREETS IN SILER CITY

0505 PM     FLASH FLOOD      2 SE BURLINGTON         36.06N 79.42W 
08/27/2008                   ALAMANCE           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            WATER FLOWING ACROSS ROAD ON HWY 119 BETWEEN JIM MINOR 
            AND TURNER ROAD. OTHER ROADS FLOODED ACROSS THE COUNTY.

0555 PM     FLASH FLOOD      5 W PITTSBORO           35.72N 79.26W 
08/27/2008                   CHATHAM            NC   AMATEUR RADIO   

            SEVERAL ROADS FLOODED BETWEEN PITTSBORO AND SILER CITY. 
            WATER LEVELS RISING AT SOME ROAD CLOUSRES.

0555 PM     FLASH FLOOD      2 E RANDLEMAN           35.81N 79.77W 
08/27/2008                   RANDOLPH           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            CREEKRIDGE COUNTRY ROAD... NEAR DELTA DRIVE... HAS BEEN 
            CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER. LAW ENFORECEMENT REPORTED THAT 
            THE FLOODING IS ONGOING.

0713 PM     FLASH FLOOD      NE PITTSBORO            35.72N 79.17W 
08/27/2008                   CHATHAM            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED NC HIGHWAY 87 NORTH UNDER 
            WATER...NEAR OLD NC HWY 87. 

0719 PM     HEAVY RAIN       7 NW HILLSBOROUGH       36.14N 79.19W 
08/27/2008  M1.00 INCH       ORANGE             NC   CO-OP OBSERVER  

            COCORAHS OBSERVER REPORTED 1 INCH OF RAIN IN 15 
            MINUTES... BETWEEN 655 PM AND 710 PM. MINOR FLOODING 
            OCCURRED. 

0735 PM     FLASH FLOOD      3 SSW SNOW CAMP         35.82N 79.43W 
08/27/2008                   CHATHAM            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            SILER CITY/SNOW CAMP ROAD HAS BEEN CLOSED DUE TO HIGH 
            WATER BETWEEN MOON LINDLEY ROAD AND SILK HOPE LIBERTY 
            ROAD. LAW ENFORECEMENT REPORTED THAT THE FLOODING IS 
            ONGOING.

0915 PM     FLASH FLOOD      SANFORD                 35.48N 79.18W 
08/27/2008                   LEE                NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            NUMEROUS ROADS ARE FLOOD AND CLOSED IN AND AROUND THE 
            SANFORD AREA... INCLUDING THE EXIT RAMP OFF OF US HWY 1 
            NORTH ONTO US HWYS 15 AND 501.

0930 PM     FLASH FLOOD      DURHAM                  35.98N 78.92W 
08/27/2008                   DURHAM             NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            SEVERAL REPORTS OF FLOODED ROADS AND ROAD CLOSURES IN 
            DURHAM COUNTY.

1000 PM     FLASH FLOOD      RAEFORD                 34.98N 79.22W 
08/27/2008                   HOKE               NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            SEVERAL ROADS CLOSED IN AND AROUND RAEFORD BY FLOODING.

1010 PM     FLASH FLOOD      5 SSW BAHAMA            36.10N 78.91W 
08/27/2008                   DURHAM             NC   AMATEUR RADIO   

            CABIN CREEK JUST NORTH OF DURHAM IS WELL OUT OF ITS 
            BANKS. NORMALLY THE CREEK IS TWO TO THREE FEET WIDE. A 
            TRAINED SPOTTER REPORTED THE CREEK NOW TO BE AS WIDE AS 
            150 FEET. THIS HAS RESULTED IN CABIN CREEK FLOODING US 
            HWY 501 BETWEEN SMITH DRIVE AND NORTHERN HIGH SCHOOL.

1015 PM     FLASH FLOOD      4 SSW BAHAMA            36.12N 78.91W 
08/27/2008                   DURHAM             NC   AMATEUR RADIO   

            A PONDS DAM HAS FAILED NEAR TRACEY TRAIL ROAD... JUST 
            NORTH OF DURHAM OFF US HWY 501. THE HAS CAUSED EXTENSIVE 
            FLOOLING IN THE EDEN LAKE SUBDIVISION.

1130 PM     FLASH FLOOD      BUTNER                  36.14N 78.77W 
08/27/2008                   GRANVILLE          NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED WEST C STREET IN BUTNER IS 
            FLOODED.

1130 PM     FLASH FLOOD      BUTNER                  36.14N 78.77W 
08/27/2008                   GRANVILLE          NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            GATE 1 ROAD WAS REPORTED FLOODED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT... 
            NEAR I-85.

1257 AM     TORNADO          4 NE FREMONT            35.58N 77.93W 
08/28/2008                   WAYNE              NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            A LARGE BARN WAS DESTROYED NEAR THE WAYNE/WILSON COUNTY 
            LINE... IN WAYNE COUNTY ALONG AYCOCK CHURCH ROAD.

0102 AM     TORNADO          5 NNE FREMONT           35.60N 77.93W 
08/28/2008                   WILSON             NC   PUBLIC          

            SEVERAL TREES REPORTED AND DOWN AND A BASKETBALL GOAL 
            BLOWN OVER ALONG SOUTH BEAVER DAM ROAD... JUST NORTH OF 
            THE WAYNE/WILSON COUNTY LINE.

0121 AM     FLASH FLOOD      2 NE FUQUAY-VARINA      35.61N 78.78W 
08/28/2008                   WAKE               NC   COUNTY OFFICIAL 

            SUNSET LAKE ROAD FLOODED... NCDOT ON THE SCENE.

0200 AM     FLASH FLOOD      6 NE SURL               36.37N 78.81W 
08/28/2008                   PERSON             NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            DENNY STORE RD AND POLK HUFF RD WERE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH 
            WATER.


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