Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
538 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

NCC013-079-117-147-122145-
/O.CON.KMHX.SV.W.0039.000000T0000Z-170812T2145Z/
Greene NC-Pitt NC-Martin NC-Beaufort NC-
538 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 545 PM EDT
FOR CENTRAL GREENE...PITT...SOUTHWESTERN MARTIN AND NORTHWESTERN
BEAUFORT COUNTIES...

At 536 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Bethel to near Farmville, moving east at 25 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
         roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Greenville, Winterville, Farmville, Bethel, Stokes, Bell Arthur,
House, Bruce, Maury, Roundtree, Ormondsville, Lizzie, East Carolina
University, Pitt Greenville Airport, Dowdy Ficklen Stadium,
Fountain, Castoria, Bull Head VFD, Parmele and Walstonburg.

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.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

&&

LAT...LON 3580 7747 3581 7742 3583 7741 3582 7735
      3584 7735 3577 7701 3544 7753 3552 7782
      3557 7782
TIME...MOT...LOC 2136Z 290DEG 21KT 3576 7740 3559 7770

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

JBM


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