Sampson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 6:19 PM EDT Jun. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 630 PM EDT
for central Sampson and central Cumberland counties...

At 618 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 6 miles northwest of Clinton to 7 miles east of
Fayetteville, moving east at 20 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Clinton, Eastover, Roseboro, Stedman, Salemburg, Autryville and
Vander.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Straight line winds can blow down trees, power lines, and damage
Mobile homes and other buildings. Seek shelter in a sturdy structure
until the storm has passed. Stay away from windows as flying debris
generated by damaging winds can be deadly.

Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to
minor flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


Lat... Lon 3515 7880 3514 7858 3513 7824 3492 7826
      3497 7872 3499 7883
time... Mot... loc 2218z 284deg 17kt 3506 7842 3508 7877

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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Special Statement
Issued: 6:02 PM EDT Jun. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect southeastern Sampson
County until 645 PM EDT...

At 602 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Ammon to near Elkton.
Movement was east at 35 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms.

Heavy rain and minor flooding and deadly cloud to ground lightning
will also be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Harrells, Garland and Ivanhoe.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
50 mph are capable of knocking down small or weakened trees and
blowing around trash cans, potted plants, lawn furniture and other
light outdoor objects.

Cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3458 7826 3461 7831 3463 7832 3464 7831
      3465 7832 3467 7832 3469 7835 3470 7837
      3475 7839 3478 7843 3480 7845 3479 7818
      3474 7820 3471 7813 3472 7811 3471 7811
      3468 7816 3455 7825
time... Mot... loc 2202z 279deg 29kt 3474 7851 3450 7860


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602 PM EDT sun Jun 24 2018

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect southeastern Sampson
County until 645 PM EDT...

At 602 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Ammon to near Elkton.
Movement was east at 35 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms.

Heavy rain and minor flooding and deadly cloud to ground lightning
will also be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Harrells, Garland and Ivanhoe.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
50 mph are capable of knocking down small or weakened trees and
blowing around trash cans, potted plants, lawn furniture and other
light outdoor objects.

Cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3458 7826 3461 7831 3463 7832 3464 7831
      3465 7832 3467 7832 3469 7835 3470 7837
      3475 7839 3478 7843 3480 7845 3479 7818
      3474 7820 3471 7813 3472 7811 3471 7811
      3468 7816 3455 7825
time... Mot... loc 2202z 279deg 29kt 3474 7851 3450 7860


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