• Special Weather Statement

    Updated:
    NCZ036-056-057-069-071-072-111615- Rowan NC-Iredell NC-Lincoln NC-Mecklenburg NC-Cabarrus NC-Catawba NC- 1124 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018 ...A BAND OF HEAVY TROPICAL RAIN SHOWERS WILL IMPACT NORTHWESTERN CABARRUS... SOUTHEASTERN CATAWBA...EASTERN LINCOLN...SOUTHEASTERN IREDELL...NORTH CENTRAL MECKLENBURG AND ROWAN COUNTIES UNTIL 1215 PM EDT... At 1120 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a band of heavy rain showers from 5 miles southwest of Denver, to 10 miles east of Salisbury, moving west at 45 mph. Locations to be impacted include... Kannapolis, Salisbury, Newton, Cornelius, Mooresville, Davidson, China Grove, Maiden, Spencer and Landis. Wind gusts up to 35 mph will be possible in these areas. Also, an isolated, weak tornado may spin up within this band at any time with little or no advanced warning. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... The combination of gusty winds and saturated soil conditions will cause scattered trees and power lines to fall. Seek shelter inside an interior room. && LAT...LON 3541 8113 3541 8117 3565 8124 3577 8047 3573 8045 3572 8038 3572 8034 3571 8032 3568 8033 3567 8031 3563 8029 3563 8027 3559 8021 3555 8021 3554 8020 TIME...MOT...LOC 1520Z 085DEG 78KT 3559 8101 $$

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