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
518 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL CRAVEN COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  EAST CENTRAL JONES COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 545 PM EDT

* AT 517 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER RIVER
  BEND... OR NEAR NEW BERN...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

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

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 3503 7728 3517 7713 3507 7694 3504 7694
      3506 7692 3503 7693 3503 7690 3500 7687
      3503 7687 3503 7686 3500 7686 3499 7685
      3500 7685 3499 7684 3497 7681 3481 7698
      3481 7702
TIME...MOT...LOC 2117Z 310DEG 19KT 3506 7714

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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