Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
445 PM EDT Fri Jul 19 2019

NCZ203-205-192145-
Hatteras Island-Northern Outer Banks-
445 PM EDT Fri Jul 19 2019

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT EAST CENTRAL DARE
COUNTY...

At 444 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from 11 miles east of Outer Banks Fishing Pier
to near Stumpy Point. Movement was east at 25 mph.

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

Locations impacted include...
Nags Head, Whalebone, Bodie Island Lighthouse and Outer Banks Fishing
Pier.

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. Strong winds are capable of
knocking down small trees and blowing around trash cans, potted
plants, lawn furniture and other light outdoor objects.

To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement
agency. They can relay your report to the National Weather Service
office in Newport.

LAT...LON 3584 7549 3560 7544 3560 7549 3575 7554
      3595 7565 3596 7560
TIME...MOT...LOC 2044Z 267DEG 20KT 3591 7538 3574 7566

$$

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