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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
935 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2009

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

0513 PM     TORNADO          3 S HOPE MILLS          34.92N 78.95W 
03/27/2009                   CUMBERLAND         NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED A ROOF BLOWN OFF A HOUSE IN 
            CUMBERLAND COUNTY NEAR THE CUMBERLAND-ROBESON COUNTY 
            LINE.

0515 PM     TORNADO          2 SSE HOPE MILLS        34.95N 78.93W 
03/27/2009                   CUMBERLAND         NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            MULTIPLE REPORTS OF SHINGLES BLOWN OFF HOUSES IN THE HOPE
            MILLS AREA NEAR NC HIGHWAY 59 AND I-95. LAW ENFORCEMENT 
            ALSO REPORTED A TORNADO TOUCHING DOWN NEAR HIGHWAY 59 AND
            I-95.

0521 PM     TORNADO          5 S FAYETTEVILLE        35.00N 78.90W 
03/27/2009                   CUMBERLAND         NC   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORTED A TORNADO TOUCHDOWN NEAR THE 
            
            PURALATOR PLANT AT BLACK AND DECKER AND CUMBERLAND ROADS.

0522 PM     TORNADO          4 E HOPE MILLS          34.96N 78.89W 
03/27/2009                   CUMBERLAND         NC   AMATEUR RADIO   

            TRACTOR TRAILER OVERTURNED ON I-95. NUMEROUS REPORTS OF 
            VEHICLE ACCIDENTS ON I-95. TREES TWISTED AT 25 FT ABOVE 
            THE GROUND.

0522 PM     TORNADO          4 ESE HOPE MILLS        34.95N 78.89W 
03/27/2009                   CUMBERLAND         NC   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            ROOF DAMAGE REPORTED ON LARGE INDUSTRIAL BUILDING ON 
            TECHNOLOGY DRIVE SOUTHEAST OF I-95. BUILDING WAS BEING 
            EVACUATED.

0525 PM     TORNADO          3 SSE HOPE MILLS        34.93N 78.92W 
03/27/2009                   CUMBERLAND         NC   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            15-20 RESIDENTIAL STRUCTURES DAMAGED IN CUMBERLAND COUNTY
            NEAR ROSLYN AND BRAXTON ROADS IN HOPE MILLS. A COUPLE OF 
            BRICK HOMES WITH HALF THE ROOF TORN OFF.

0634 PM     TORNADO          3 SSE SPIVEY'S CORNER   35.21N 78.52W 
03/27/2009                   SAMPSON            NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED A TORNADO TOUCDOWN AT HWY 13 AND
            HWY 421...SSE OF 3 MILES SPIVEYS CORNER...NEAR THE SANDY 
            RIDGE COUNTRY CLUB.

0647 PM     TORNADO          2 ENE SPIVEY'S CORNER   35.27N 78.49W 
03/27/2009                   JOHNSTON           NC   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            JOHNSTON COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED A TORNADO ON THE
            GROUND AT THE INTERSECTION OF NC 242 AND NC 55. TORNADO 
            WAS MOVING NORTHEAST TOWARD MEADOW.

0724 PM     TORNADO          3 NW FOUR OAKS          35.48N 78.45W 
03/27/2009                   JOHNSTON           NC   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            SPOTTER REPORTED A TORNADO ON THE GROUND IN A FIELD FOR 
            ABOUT 2 MINUTES. DAMAGE TO TREES. NEAR HIGHWAY 210 AND 
            DELL MEADOWS ROAD.

0745 PM     TORNADO          5 SE CLAYTON            35.59N 78.40W 
03/27/2009                   JOHNSTON           NC   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            POSSIBLE BRIEF TORNADO TOUCHDOWN ON HIGHWAY 70 A HALF 
            MILE EAST OF EXIT 326. SPOTTER INDICATED THAT A TORNADO 
            HAD POSSIBLY TOUCHED DOWN FOR 5 TO 10 SECONDS BEFORE 
            DISSAPATING.


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