633  
WUUS52 KMHX 122109  
SVRMHX  
NCC013-079-117-147-122145-  
/O.NEW.KMHX.SV.W.0039.170812T2109Z-170812T2145Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
509 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL GREENE COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
PITT COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHWESTERN MARTIN COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
NORTHWESTERN BEAUFORT COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 545 PM EDT  
 
* AT 506 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF TARBORO TO NEAR WILSON, MOVING  
EAST AT 25 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE  
TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
GREENVILLE, WINTERVILLE, FARMVILLE, BETHEL, STOKES, BELL ARTHUR,  
HOUSE, BRUCE, MAURY, ROUNDTREE, ORMONDSVILLE, LIZZIE, EAST  
CAROLINA UNIVERSITY, PITT GREENVILLE AIRPORT, DOWDY FICKLEN  
STADIUM, FOUNTAIN, CASTORIA, BULL HEAD VFD, PARMELE AND  
WALSTONBURG.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
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 3580 7747 3581 7742 3583 7741 3582 7735  
3584 7735 3577 7701 3544 7753 3552 7782  
3557 7782  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2106Z 290DEG 21KT 3582 7760 3565 7790  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
JBM  
 
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