Expired: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Jones, Craven Onlsow, Duplin, and Carteret Counties Until 11:45 PM

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1039 PM EST Thu Dec 24 2020

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Jones County in eastern North Carolina…
Craven County in eastern North Carolina…
Onslow County in eastern North Carolina…
Southeastern Duplin County in eastern North Carolina…
Southwestern Carteret County in eastern North Carolina…

* Until 1145 PM EST.

* At 1038 PM EST, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Cypress Creek to 7 miles southeast of Johnny
Mercer Pier, moving northeast at 65 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include…
Jacksonville, New Bern, Havelock, Morehead City, North Topsail
Beach, Newport, Pumpkin Center, Piney Green, New River Station,
Half Moon, Camp Lejeune Center, James City, Trent Woods, River
Bend, Stella, Swansboro, Phillips Crossroads, Hubert, Cape Carteret
and Richlands.

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.