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Special Weather Statement


Issued Expired

Start Time

Fri 09/14/2018 04:55 PM EDT

End Time

Fri 09/14/2018 08:00 PM EDT



Full Alert Message

Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Blacksburg VA 455 PM EDT Fri Sep 14 2018 NCZ003>006-019-020-VAZ032-033-043>045-058-059-150000- Surry-Stokes-Rockingham-Caswell-Wilkes-Yadkin-Patrick-Franklin- Henry-Pittsylvania-Campbell-Halifax-Charlotte- Including the cities of Dobson, Danbury, Eden, Yanceyville, Wilkesboro, Yadkinville, Stuart, Rocky Mount, Martinsville, Danville, Lynchburg, South Boston, and Keysville 455 PM EDT Fri Sep 14 2018 ...Gusty Northeast Winds Continue Into This Evening... As the circulation of Florence moves inland across southeast North Carolina into this evening, northeast winds will continue across the foothills and piedmont sections with gusts to 40 mph possible. These speeds may be enough to cause tree limbs to fall resulting in sporadic power outages. Showers are also possible into this evening which could briefly bring down stronger winds in isolated areas.