517  
WUUS52 KMHX 222359  
SVRMHX  
NCC049-061-103-107-133-230045-  
/O.NEW.KMHX.SV.W.0024.200522T2359Z-200523T0045Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
759 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
JONES COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHERN LENOIR COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
WESTERN CRAVEN COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
NORTHERN ONSLOW COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
NORTHEASTERN DUPLIN COUNTY IN EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 845 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 758 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF ALBERTSON TO ALBERT J ELLIS  
AIRPORT, MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
JACKSONVILLE, KINSTON, HALF MOON, PHILLIPS CROSSROADS, KORNEGAY,  
RICHLANDS, BEULAVILLE, DEEP RUN, MAYSVILLE, COMFORT, FORT BARNWELL,  
BELGRADE, POTTERS HILL, PETERSBURG, PLEASANT HILL, WYSE FORK,  
ALBERTSON, ALBERT J ELLIS AIRPORT, RICHLANDS SOUTH AND SARECTA.  
 
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 3518 7801 3518 7799 3517 7798 3517 7793  
3515 7789 3516 7789 3518 7783 3521 7783  
3532 7728 3482 7708 3481 7775  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2358Z 265DEG 35KT 3519 7790 3485 7762  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
SIMMS  
 
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