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Special Weather Statement
		
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Special Weather Statement issued August 17 at 9:46PM EDT by NWS
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A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT WEST CENTRAL YORK...
 ROCKINGHAM...
STRAFFORD...
SOUTHEASTERN HILLSBOROUGH...
SOUTHEASTERN BELKNAP AND SOUTHEASTERN MERRIMACK COUNTIES...
 At 946 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line 
extending from near Barnstead to near Pepperell. Movement was east at 25 mph.
Special Weather Statement
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...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT WEST CENTRAL YORK...
ROCKINGHAM...STRAFFORD...SOUTHEASTERN HILLSBOROUGH...SOUTHEASTERN
BELKNAP AND SOUTHEASTERN MERRIMACK COUNTIES...
At 946 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Barnstead to near Pepperell.
Movement was east at 25 mph.
Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms.
Locations impacted include...
Manchester, Nashua, Haverhill, Methuen, Derry, Rochester, Dracut,
Durham, Exeter, Alfred, Sanford, Merrimack, Salem, Northwood, Dover,
Bedford, Milford, Hooksett, Somersworth and Amherst.
This includes the following highways...
Interstate 293 between mile markers 1 and 11.
Interstate 93 between mile markers 1 and 32.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.
Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.
		
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