335  
WWUS52 KMHX 212012  
SVSMHX  
 
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
412 PM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
NCC133-212030-  
/O.CON.KMHX.SV.W.0046.000000T0000Z-170921T2030Z/  
ONSLOW NC-  
412 PM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 430 PM EDT  
FOR SOUTHWESTERN ONSLOW COUNTY...  
 
AT 411 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR MAPLE HILL TO NEAR VERONA TO DIXON, MOVING WEST  
AT 10 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH, VERONA, DIXON, FOLKSTONE, SNEADS FERRY AND HOLLY  
RIDGE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND  
LIGHTNING. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A WELL-BUILT STRUCTURE. STAY AWAY FROM  
WINDOWS.  
 
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 3446 7753 3447 7755 3447 7757 3448 7758  
3467 7766 3469 7761 3467 7745 3457 7729  
3444 7752  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2011Z 069DEG 7KT 3463 7764 3462 7754 3459 7749  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...<50MPH  
 

 
 
JBM  
 
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