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Alamance County Emergency Management Office
Thursday October 31st, 2019 :: 06:56 p.m. EDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 08:00PM

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Alamance County in central North Carolina... Western Moore County in central North Carolina... Western Orange County in central North Carolina... Anson County in central North Carolina... Montgomery County in central North Carolina... Richmond County in central North Carolina... Randolph County in central North Carolina... Southeastern Stanly County in central North Carolina... Southeastern Guilford County in central North Carolina... Western Chatham County in central North Carolina...

* Until 800 PM EDT

* At 647 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Randleman to 7 miles west of Ansonville, moving northeast at 50 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Burlington, Asheboro, Graham, Rockingham, Wadesboro, Troy, Siler City, North Carolina Zoo, Mebane and Hamlet.

* AFFECTED AREAS: RICHMOND, NC ... CHATHAM, NC ... MOORE, NC ... ORANGE, NC ... ALAMANCE, NC ... STANLY, NC ... ANSON, NC ... GUILFORD, NC ... MONTGOMERY, NC ... RANDOLPH, NC

Instructions:

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.

Address/Location
Alamance County Emergency Management Office
124 West Elm Street
Graham, NC 27253

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 336-227-1365

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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