761  
WWUS82 KMHX 142223  
SPSMHX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
623 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
NCZ103-142300-  
OUTER BANKS DARE-  
623 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
..A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTH CENTRAL DARE COUNTY
 
 
AT 623 PM EDT, A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER POINT HARBOR,  
OR 9 MILES NORTHWEST OF KILL DEVIL HILLS, MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.  
 
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
KILL DEVIL HILLS, SOUTHERN SHORES, DUCK COE PIER AND AVALON PIER.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY CAUSE  
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADWAYS.  
 
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.  
 
LAT...LON 3605 7549 3600 7578 3608 7581 3607 7580  
3608 7579 3609 7574 3612 7575 3613 7575  
3611 7574 3620 7577 3622 7569 3622 7558  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2223Z 260DEG 29KT 3611 7578  
 

 
 
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