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Preliminary Event Summary

June 7, 2004

On June 7, 2004, There was a stationary front oriented east to west across Carteret County. There was sufficient instability for the development of convection along and near this boundary. Wind profiles were favorable for waterspout or weak tornadic development. During the late morning, a tornado developed near this boundary over Open Grounds Farm. Later in the afternoon, a waterspout developed near Davis in Core Sound and moved ashore. Both were in sparsely populated areas and did no damage. The Newport/Morehead City NWS Office issued 2 Tornado Warnings for Downeast Carteret County for these two events.

June 7, 2004 Severe Weather Reports

Preliminary Local Storm Reports:

..TIME...   ...EVENT...     ...CITY LOCATION...      ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....     ..COUNTY LOCATION...ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..   

1153 AM     TORNADO          OPEN GROUNDS FARM       34.85N 76.55W 
06/07/2004                   CARTERET           NC   PUBLIC  
				
0630 PM     TORNADO          DAVIS                   34.79N 76.47W
06/07/2004                   CARTERET           NC   PUBLIC  

Tornado Over Open Grounds Farm

Tornado Over Open Grounds Farm - Click to Enlarge

Tornado Over Open Grounds Farm - Click to Enlarge

Tornado Over Open Grounds Farm - Click to Enlarge

Tornado Over Open Grounds Farm - Click to Enlarge

 
Tornado Near Davis

Tornado Near Davis - Click to Enlarge

Tornado Near Davis - Click to Enlarge