Tornado Warning for Person County NC and 1 More

RALEIGH, NC (437 PM EDT FRI APR 19 2019) — The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a Tornado Warning for Eastern Person County in central North Carolina Northwestern Granville County in central North Carolina until 500 PM EDT At 436 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Roxboro, moving northeast at 45 mph. HAZARD: Tornado. SOURCE: Radar indicated rotation. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. Locations impacted include Roxboro, Bethel Hill, Mayo Reservoir and Surl. TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect yourself from flying debris.

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