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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1243 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

NCZ044-080-092-093-040515-
JONES-BEAUFORT-PITT-CRAVEN-
1243 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN BEAUFORT...
NORTHWESTERN CRAVEN...NORTH CENTRAL JONES AND SOUTHERN PITT
COUNTIES...

AT 1242 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 11 MILES SOUTHWEST
OF VANCEBORO...OR 14 MILES EAST OF KINSTON...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND HALF INCH HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW BERN...VANCEBORO AND COVE CITY.

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. STRONG WINDS ARE
CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN SMALL TREES AND BLOWING AROUND TRASH CANS...
POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

LAT...LON 3532 7742 3537 7707 3515 7701 3512 7740
TIME...MOT...LOC 0442Z 257DEG 38KT 3522 7734

$$
DAG

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