Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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WFUS52 KMHX 251759
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NCC031-251830-
/O.NEW.KMHX.TO.W.0007.160625T1759Z-160625T1830Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
159 PM EDT SAT JUN 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN CARTERET COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 230 PM EDT

* AT 158 PM EDT...A CONFIRMED TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR BOGUE
  OR 12 MILES SOUTHWEST OF NEWPORT...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

  HAZARD...DAMAGING TORNADO.

  SOURCE...LAW ENFORCEMENT CONFIRMED TORNADO.

  IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
           SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.
           DAMAGE TO ROOFS...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR.  TREE
           DAMAGE IS LIKELY.

* THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR...
  SWANSBORO AND HAMMOCKS BEACH STATE PARK AROUND 230 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE CEDAR
POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TO REPEAT...A TORNADO IS ON THE GROUND. TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A
BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY
BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS...IN A MOBILE HOME...OR IN
A VEHICLE...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT
YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

&&

LAT...LON 3461 7720 3464 7718 3464 7721 3464 7722
      3465 7722 3464 7712 3465 7714 3465 7716
      3471 7719 3467 7714 3470 7711 3475 7714
      3479 7702 3464 7690 3459 7696 3455 7715
TIME...MOT...LOC 1758Z 055DEG 6KT 3468 7704

TORNADO...OBSERVED
HAIL...0.00IN

$$

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