Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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000 WWUS82 KMHX 172115 SPSMHX SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 415 PM EST MON NOV 17 2014 NCZ103-172130- OUTER BANKS DARE- 415 PM EST MON NOV 17 2014 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL MOVE ACROSS OUTER BANKS DARE COUNTY THROUGH 430 PM EST... AT 414 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF RODANTHE...OR ABOUT 19 MILES SOUTHEAST OF MANNS HARBOR...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 80 MPH. LOCATIONS INCLUDE...PEA ISLAND...OREGON INLET...BODIE ISLAND LIGHT HOUSE. HAZARDS INCLUDE... GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH. DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. STRONG WINDS ARE CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN SMALL TREES AND BLOWING AROUND TRASH CANS... POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS. BOATERS ON THE OPEN WATER AND THOSE CAMPING OUTDOORS ARE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO THE DANGERS OF LIGHTNING. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR. THOSE CAMPING SHOULD TAKE SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. && LAT...LON 3556 7548 3562 7548 3575 7553 3577 7554 3576 7560 3578 7558 3579 7555 3580 7557 3579 7558 3579 7560 3580 7560 3582 7555 3574 7549 3567 7547 3557 7545 TIME...MOT...LOC 2114Z 237DEG 70KT 3570 7549 $$ DAG

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