Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
800 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

NCZ087-096-099-010100-
BLADEN-COLUMBUS-ROBESON-
800 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT BLADEN...SOUTHEASTERN
ROBESON AND COLUMBUS COUNTIES...

AT 800 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM TOLARSVILLE TO LUMBERTON TO NEAR FAIRMONT TO NEAR
BARNESVILLE...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LUMBERTON...WHITEVILLE...ELIZABETHTOWN...FAIRMONT...TABOR CITY...
CHADBOURN...BLADENBORO...BETHEL...LAKE WACCAMAW...FAIR BLUFF...
SANDYFIELD...BOARDMAN...LAGOON...WILLIAMS...HALLSBORO...WHITE OAK...
HOWELLSVILLE...TOLARSVILLE...ABBOTTSBURG AND MOLLIE.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 74 MILE MARKER 213 AND NEAR MILE MARKER 214.
 INTERSTATE 95 IN NORTH CAROLINA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 19 AND 21.
 US ROUTE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 365 AND 419.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS CAN POSE A VARIETY OF THREATS INCLUDING GUSTY WINDS...
SMALL HAIL...CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND LOCALIZED FLOODING. IT
IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU REMAIN INDOORS UNTIL THE STORMS PASS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3484 7849 3483 7847 3481 7846 3481 7845
      3432 7823 3417 7842 3421 7854 3397 7867
      3438 7914 3448 7914 3468 7900 3484 7891
      3484 7889 3485 7880 3485 7852 3486 7850
TIME...MOT...LOC 0000Z 226DEG 46KT 3476 7888 3462 7897 3451 7902 3437
7901
$$

RGZ


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