Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
852 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN JONES COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
  SOUTH CENTRAL CRAVEN COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
  WEST CENTRAL CARTERET COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
  NORTHEASTERN ONSLOW COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 851 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM OVER MAYSVILLE...OR 13 MILES NORTHEAST OF
  PUMPKIN CENTER...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH. QUARTER SIZED HAIL AND
  WINDS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH LIKELY WITH THIS STORM.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MAYSVILLE...
  CATFISH LAKE...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LARGE HAIL WILL DAMAGE VEHICLES...WINDOWS AND SOME ROOFS. SEVERE
WINDS WILL BLOW DOWN TREES...POWER LINES...AND CAN DAMAGE MOBILE
HOMES AND OTHER BUILDINGS. SEEK SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE UNTIL
THE STORM HAS PASSED. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

THESE THUNDERSTORMS ARE PRODUCING AN EXCESSIVE AMOUNT OF LIGHTNING.
SEEK SHELTER INDOORS NOW AND STAY AWAY FROM THE WINDOWS. MANY
LIGHTNING STRIKES WILL OCCUR WELL AHEAD OF THE HEAVY RAIN AND GUSTY
WINDS. IF YOU CANNOT SEEK SHELTER INDOORS TAKE COVER IN A VEHICLE.

PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY
CALLING...1...8 0 0...8 8 9...6 8 8 9.... WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY

&&

LAT...LON 3492 7741 3507 7731 3497 7691 3495 7687
      3471 7702
TIME...MOT...LOC 0052Z 297DEG 13KT 3495 7726

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