Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1235 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

NCZ095-291730-
CARTERET-
1235 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT CENTRAL CARTERET COUNTY...

AT 1235 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER MOREHEAD
CITY...MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MOREHEAD CITY...HARKERS ISLAND...SMYRNA...DAVIS...SEALEVEL...
STRAITS...MARSHALLBERG...MICHAEL J SMITH AIRPORT...FORT MACON STATE
PARK...OCEANA PIER...RACHEL CARSON ESTUARINE RESERVE AND CAPE LOOKOUT
LIGHTHOUSE.

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 3461 7676 3482 7679 3489 7636 3459 7634
TIME...MOT...LOC 1635Z 266DEG 11KT 3474 7670

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