Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
605 PM EDT SAT JUL 15 2017

NCC031-049-103-133-152230-
/O.CON.KMHX.SV.W.0036.000000T0000Z-170715T2230Z/
Jones NC-Craven NC-Onslow NC-Carteret NC-
605 PM EDT SAT JUL 15 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 630 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHEASTERN JONES...SOUTHEASTERN CRAVEN...NORTHEASTERN ONSLOW
AND SOUTHWESTERN CARTERET COUNTIES...

At 604 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Havelock to 9 miles southwest of Neuse Forest to
6 miles northeast of Piney Green, moving southeast at 10 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Havelock, Newport, Piney Green,
Swansboro, Cape Carteret, Pine Knoll Shores, Bogue Inlet Pier,
Hammocks Beach State Park, Cedar Point and Indian Beach.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature`s leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.

&&

LAT...LON 3481 7738 3492 7713 3493 7697 3487 7675
      3468 7680 3458 7718
TIME...MOT...LOC 2204Z 309DEG 9KT 3486 7694 3485 7702 3480 7722

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

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