Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
900 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

NCZ045>047-103-240200-
Mainland Dare-Washington-Tyrrell-Outer Banks Dare-
900 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT MAINLAND
DARE...WASHINGTON...OUTER BANKS DARE...AND TYRRELL COUNTIES...

At 859 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from 6 miles south of Old Trap to near
Columbia to near Plymouth. Movement was east at 45 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Plymouth, Kill Devil Hills, Southern Shores, Manns Harbor, Nags Head,
Alligator, Gum Neck, Mashoes, Manteo, Columbia, Jockeys Ridge State
Park, Roanoke Island Festival Park, Wright Brothers National
Monument, Nags Head Fishing Pier, Avalon Pier, Wanchese, Bodie Island
Lighthouse, Outer Banks Fishing Pier, Roper and Creswell.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3615 7545 3581 7545 3566 7601 3567 7610
      3570 7614 3567 7618 3569 7631 3571 7685
      3585 7678 3599 7665 3601 7651 3610 7629
      3610 7621 3615 7606 3615 7600 3618 7600
      3614 7587 3607 7580 3609 7574 3617 7576
TIME...MOT...LOC 0059Z 276DEG 38KT 3615 7603 3594 7634 3583 7679

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