Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
534 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

NCC049-103-192145-
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CRAVEN NC-JONES NC-
534 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 545 PM EDT
FOR SOUTH CENTRAL CRAVEN AND EAST CENTRAL JONES COUNTIES...

AT 533 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR TRENT
WOODS...OR NEAR JAMES CITY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW BERN...HAVELOCK...JAMES CITY...TRENT WOODS...NEUSE FOREST...
COASTAL CAROLINA REGIONAL AIRPORT AND FAIRFIELD HARBOUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORNADOES CAN DEVELOP QUICKLY FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. ALTHOUGH A
TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED ACT QUICKLY
AND MOVE TO A PLACE OF SAFETY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE...SUCH AS A
BASEMENT OR SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF HAIL AND/OR WIND DAMAGE...INCLUDING
TREES OR LARGE LIMBS DOWNED...BY CALLING THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE OFFICE IN NEWPORT AT 1-800-889-6889.

&&

LAT...LON 3499 7723 3513 7707 3505 7694 3505 7695
      3504 7694 3504 7693 3503 7693 3503 7691
      3500 7688 3500 7687 3497 7681 3481 7698
      3481 7702
TIME...MOT...LOC 2133Z 315DEG 14KT 3502 7711

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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