Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
517 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

NCZ090-302215-
DUPLIN-
517 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN DUPLIN COUNTY...

AT 516 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 9 MILES NORTH OF
HARRELLS...OR 11 MILES SOUTHEAST OF CLINTON...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25
MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WARSAW...MOUNT OLIVE...KENANSVILLE...HARRELLS...FAISON...MAGNOLIA AND
CALYPSO.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WITH THIS STORM WILL RESULT IN VERY POOR
VISIBILITIES WHEN DRIVING...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 3490 7815 3504 7815 3508 7816 3509 7817
      3519 7816 3518 7808 3519 7805 3519 7802
      3518 7798 3517 7797 3517 7793 3515 7789
      3516 7789 3518 7783 3515 7778 3511 7775
      3505 7775 3473 7817 3474 7820
TIME...MOT...LOC 2116Z 228DEG 23KT 3486 7825

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