Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
824 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

NCZ095-103-104-280130-
CARTERET-OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
824 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN
CARTERET...SOUTH CENTRAL OUTER BANKS DARE AND OUTER BANKS HYDE
COUNTIES...

AT 824 PM EDT...RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR HATTERAS FERRY TERMINAL TO NEAR
CEDAR ISLAND FERRY TERMINAL. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CEDAR ISLAND FERRY TERMINAL...OCRACOKE FERRY TERMINAL...OCRACOKE
LIGHTHOUSE AND HATTERAS FERRY TERMINAL.

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.

LAT...LON 3514 7564 3512 7574 3498 7601 3491 7611
      3484 7625 3500 7645 3508 7624 3507 7619
      3510 7615 3528 7561 3519 7553
TIME...MOT...LOC 0024Z 310DEG 21KT 3520 7565 3498 7631

$$

SGK



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