Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
811 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

NCZ098-200045-
ONSLOW-
811 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS ONSLOW COUNTY THROUGH 845 PM
EDT...

AT 747 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER
NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH...MOVING EAST AT 10 MPH.

SOME LOCATIONS AFFECTED BY THIS STORM INCLUDE...NORTH TOPSAIL
BEACH......FOLKSTONE...SNEADS FERRY...SNEADS FERRY......MARINES.

LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH.
..FOLKSTONE...SNEADS FERRY...MARINES.

HAZARDS INCLUDE...
PEA SIZE HAIL.
GUSTY WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH.

HAZARDS INCLUDE...
AN EXCESSIVE AMOUNT OF DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

HAZARDS INCLUDE...
HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING.

IF YOU SEE LIGHTNING OR HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE AT RISK. TAKE SHELTER
INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. IF YOU CANNOT FIND SHELTER IN A BUILDING A
VEHICLE PROVIDES SAFETY FROM LIGHTNING.

THIS STORM WILL PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL...WHICH WILL CAUSE MINOR
FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS INCLUDING DITCHES...CREEKS...ROADWAYS AND
AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. AVOID THESE AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALSO REDUCE DRIVING SPEEDS TO AVOID
HYDROPLANING.

&&

LAT...LON 3446 7754 3448 7758 3464 7765 3471 7741
      3467 7739 3469 7738 3471 7739 3472 7734
      3457 7726 3452 7733 3449 7743 3444 7752
TIME...MOT...LOC 2347Z 249DEG 10KT 3445 7751

$$

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