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Tropical Storm Isaias Local Statement Advisory Number 29...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Raleigh NC  AL092020
920 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020


This product covers central North Carolina

**Tropical Storm Isaias Will Continue to Move Away from 
central NC this Morning** 

NEW INFORMATION
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* CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - All watches and warnings have been canceled

* CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - None

* STORM INFORMATION:
    - About 225 miles northeast of Raleigh
    - 37.7N 76.8W
    - Storm Intensity 70 mph
    - Movement North-northeast or 25 degrees at 33 mph

SITUATION OVERVIEW
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Tropical Storm Isaias will continue to rapidly moving away from 
the region. Conditions will continue to improve.

POTENTIAL IMPACTS
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* FLOODING RAIN:
Lingering runoff from heavy rain overnight will result in areas of 
localized flooding along with swollen and overflowing creeks and 
streams. Larger rivers will experience rises over the next several days. 

* WIND:
Little to no impacts are anticipated at this time across central 
North Carolina.

* TORNADOES:
Little to no impacts are anticipated at this time across central 
North Carolina.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
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* OTHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION:
Be careful going outside. Stay away from downed power lines 
and hazardous debris.

If your home or shelter was damaged, be alert to the smell of natural 
gas leaks and cautious around exposed electrical wiring, broken 
glass, jagged metal and wood, and protruding nails and screws.

If using a generator, avoid carbon monoxide poisoning by following 
instructions by the manufacturer. Make sure that the generator is run 
in a well ventilated space.

* ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF INFORMATION:
- For information on appropriate preparations see ready.gov
- For information on creating an emergency plan see getagameplan.org
- For additional disaster preparedness information see redcross.org

NEXT UPDATE
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As it pertains to this event...this will be the last local statement 
issued by the National Weather Service in Raleigh NC regarding the 
effects of tropical cyclone hazards upon the area.


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