Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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WUUS52 KMHX 242036

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
436 PM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  North central Jones County in eastern North Carolina...
  Northern Lenoir County in eastern North Carolina...
  Southeastern Greene County in eastern North Carolina...
  Northwestern Craven County in eastern North Carolina...
  South central Pitt County in eastern North Carolina...

* Until 515 PM EDT

* At 436 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Kinston,
  moving east at 30 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Kinston, Grifton, Kinston Regional Jetport, Dover and Cove City.


For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a

Please send your reports of hail and/or wind damage, including trees
or large limbs downed, by calling the National Weather Service office
in Newport at 1-800-889-6889.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.


LAT...LON 3518 7774 3537 7776 3545 7733 3517 7729
TIME...MOT...LOC 2036Z 260DEG 24KT 3526 7767


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