Tornado warning in Wake, Johnston as storm pushes through

From Staff ReportsMarch 29, 2014 

Parts of southeastern Wake County were under a tornado warning Saturday night as a severe thunderstorm moved through central North Carolina.

The National Weather Service said in an advisory that the weather system could produce tornadoes and reported at about 9:30 p.m. that a subdivision near Garner was damaged. The tornado warning was canceled by about 10:30 p.m.

Harnett and Johnston counties also were under tornado warnings Saturday night, and flood advisories were issued for Franklin, Johnston, Harnett and Wake counties. The storm could dump two to three inches of rain in Raleigh, Cary, Louisburg, Wake Forest, Garner, Fuquay-Varina, Clayton, Zebulon, Angier and Franklinton, the Weather Service said.

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