Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
955 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL PITT COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1030 PM EDT

* AT 954 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 9 MILES SOUTHWEST
  OF BETHEL...OR 10 MILES NORTHEAST OF FARMVILLE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
  30 MPH.

  HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT CONSIDERABLE
           TREE DAMAGE. WIND DAMAGE IS ALSO LIKELY TO MOBILE
           HOMES...ROOFS AND OUTBUILDINGS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GREENVILLE...WINTERVILLE...EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY...PITT GREENVILLE
  AIRPORT...DOWDY FICKLEN STADIUM...SIMPSON AND FALKLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. PEOPLE OUTSIDE
SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING AND AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3571 7719 3570 7719 3568 7717 3567 7717
      3567 7718 3566 7717 3564 7717 3562 7715
      3545 7728 3568 7764 3573 7757 3576 7752
      3580 7747
TIME...MOT...LOC 0154Z 301DEG 24KT 3572 7750

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...70MPH

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