553  
WWUS82 KMHX 181100  
SPSMHX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
700 AM EDT SUN AUG 18 2019  
 
NCZ047-081-203>205-181200-  
MAINLAND DARE-HATTERAS ISLAND-MAINLAND HYDE-OCRACOKE ISLAND-NORTHERN  
OUTER BANKS-  
700 AM EDT SUN AUG 18 2019  
 
...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT EASTERN HYDE AND DARE  
COUNTIES...  
 
AT 659 AM EDT, RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED  
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES SOUTHWEST OF STUMPY POINT TO 10  
MILES SOUTHEAST OF OCRACOKE LIGHTHOUSE. MOVEMENT WAS NORTHEAST AT 30  
MPH.  
 
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND AREAS OF MINOR FLOODING ARE POSSIBLE  
WITH THESE STORMS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
KILL DEVIL HILLS, STUMPY POINT, FRISCO, SOUTHERN SHORES, BUXTON,  
SALVO, MANNS HARBOR, WAVES, AVON, NAGS HEAD, RODANTHE, MASHOES,  
MANTEO, COLINGTON, WHALEBONE, ROANOKE ISLAND FESTIVAL PARK, NAGS HEAD  
FISHING PIER, BODIE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE, JOCKEYS RIDGE STATE PARK AND  
WRIGHT BROTHERS NATIONAL MONUMENT.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY  
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADWAYS.  
 
LAT...LON 3576 7545 3537 7546 3521 7550 3508 7593  
3550 7598 3608 7579 3609 7574 3612 7575  
3613 7575 3611 7574 3613 7574 3613 7554  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1059Z 223DEG 26KT 3559 7587 3501 7584  
 

 
 
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