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City of Thomasville, NC
Wednesday August 7th, 2019 :: 08:32 p.m. EDT


Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 09:30PM

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southeastern Davidson County in central North Carolina... Western Randolph County in central North Carolina...

* Until 930 PM EDT

* At 829 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles east of High Rock Lake, or 9 miles southeast of Lexington, moving east at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Asheboro, Lexington, Randleman, North Carolina Zoo, Seagrove, Denton, Gordontown, Ulah, High Rock Boat Dock Marina and Randleman Regional Reservoir Marina.



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. Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. 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.

City of Thomasville, NC
10 Salem St
Thomasville, NC 27360

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 336-475-4210

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Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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