516  
WWUS82 KMHX 180831  
SPSMHX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
431 AM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
NCZ080-093>095-180930-  
CRAVEN-BEAUFORT-PAMLICO-CARTERET-  
431 AM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
   
..A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN CRAVEN
 
 
SOUTHEASTERN BEAUFORT...CENTRAL CARTERET AND EASTERN PAMLICO  
COUNTIES...  
 
AT 428 AM EDT, RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED  
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR FLORENCE TO OTWAY. MOVEMENT WAS  
SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH. THESE STORMS ARE PRODUCING WIDESPREAD HEAVY  
DOWNPOURS WITH RAINFALL RATES UP TO 1.5 INCHES PER HOUR.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
MOREHEAD CITY, HARKERS ISLAND, SOUTH RIVER, NORTH RIVER, SEALEVEL,  
MERRIMON, MARSHALLBERG, DAVIS, STRAITS, SMYRNA, ATLANTIC, FLORENCE,  
OTWAY, WILLISTON, WHORTONSVILLE, OPEN GROUNDS FARM, NC PAMLICO,  
STACY, BETTIE AND MICHAEL J SMITH AIRPORT.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY CAUSE  
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADWAYS.  
 
LAT...LON 3472 7667 3498 7666 3499 7663 3500 7663  
3500 7666 3529 7665 3507 7634 3459 7631  
3448 7642  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0828Z 322DEG 27KT 3522 7660 3479 7656  
 

 
 
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