Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
526 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

NCZ092>095-282200-
CARTERET-CRAVEN-JONES-PAMLICO-
526 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL MOVE ACROSS PAMLICO...CARTERET AND
CRAVEN COUNTIES THROUGH 600 PM EDT...

AT 526 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
LONG LAKE...OR ABOUT 8 MILES WEST OF HAVELOCK...MOVING EAST AT 35
MPH.

SOME LOCATIONS AFFECTED BY THIS STORM INCLUDE...CHERRY POINT AIR
STATION......HAVELOCK...CHERRY BRANCH......CHERRY BRANCH FERRY
TERMINAL...BACHELOR......NORTH HARLOWE...GREAT NECK......HARLOWE.

HAZARDS INCLUDE...
NICKEL SIZE HAIL.
GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH.

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. STRONG WINDS ARE
CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN SMALL TREES AND BLOWING AROUND TRASH CANS...
POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

DON`T WAIT UNTIL YOU SEE THE FIRST LIGHTNING FLASH BEFORE HEADING TO
SAFETY. MOVE INDOORS AT THE FIRST SIGN OF THREATENING SKIES OR THE
FIRST SOUND OF THUNDER. MAKE SURE THAT LIGHTNING IS WELL AWAY FROM
YOUR LOCATION BEFORE RESUMING OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

&&

LAT...LON 3484 7710 3504 7709 3504 7698 3500 7696
      3494 7685 3495 7682 3496 7681 3503 7694
      3504 7693 3504 7666 3503 7666 3495 7681
      3492 7677 3494 7672 3500 7669 3498 7659
      3501 7655 3476 7661
TIME...MOT...LOC 2126Z 277DEG 29KT 3493 7701

$$
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