Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
832 PM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016

NCZ029-044-045-080-220100-
BEAUFORT-PITT-WASHINGTON-MARTIN-
832 PM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN BEAUFORT...
MARTIN...SOUTHWESTERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHEASTERN PITT COUNTIES...

AT 831 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR
ROBERSONVILLE... OR 7 MILES WEST OF WILLIAMSTON...MOVING EAST AT 30
MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WILLIAMSTON...ROBERSONVILLE...JAMESVILLE...HAMILTON...PARMELE...
EVERETTS AND BEARGRASS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

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 3599 7719 3595 7720 3593 7719 3594 7713
      3593 7709 3594 7704 3589 7702 3589 7703
      3587 7705 3586 7703 3590 7692 3586 7689
      3582 7690 3581 7688 3585 7684 3589 7683
      3587 7679 3558 7689 3574 7736 3601 7722
TIME...MOT...LOC 0031Z 285DEG 30KT 3583 7719

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