Tornado warning issued for part of Warren County

Severe Weather

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning Wednesday for the northwestern part of Warren County.

The warning, which was issued just before 7:10 p.m., lasted until 7:30 p.m. A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was spotted near Norlina, which is about 7 miles north of Warrenton. It was moving northwest at 20 mph.

The NWS recommended that people in the affected area take cover.

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