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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1150 AM EDT FRI JUL 4 2014

THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL RAINFALL STORM TOTAL PRECIPITATION
AMOUNTS DURING THE DAYS OF JULY 3RD AND JULY 4TH AS HURRICANE
ARTHUR AFFECTED THE NORTH CAROLINA AND SOUTH CAROLINA COAST. THESE
REPORTS COME FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES INCLUDING ASOS SITES...
COCORAHS AND CO-OP OBSERVERS...RAWS AND MESONET SITES...AND USGS
RAIN GAUGES. THIS SUMMARY IS ALSO AVAILABLE ON OUR HOME PAGE AT
WEATHER.GOV/ILM

*****************STORM TOTAL PRECIPITATION********************

LOCATION              STORM      TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                      TOTAL
                     RAINFALL           OF
                     /INCHES/   MEASUREMENT

NORTH CAROLINA

...BLADEN COUNTY...

   ELIZABETHTOWN 7 NW    1.20   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   ELIZABETHTOWN 5 WNW   0.99   700 AM  7/04 COCORAHS
   ELIZABETHTOWN 6 NW    0.94   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   BLADENBORO 2 NNW      0.84   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS

...BRUNSWICK COUNTY...

   ST. JAMES 2 W         4.15   636 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SOUTHPORT 6 WNW       3.68   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SOUTHPORT 1 NE        3.64   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   OAK ISLAND 1 W        3.60   800 PM  7/03  COCORAHS
   SOUTHPORT 6 W         3.55   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   OAK ISLAND 2 E        3.20   900 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SHALLOTTE 3 SSE       3.07   800 PM  7/03  MESONET
   BOLIVIA 8 SW          2.63   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SUNNY POINT           2.62   800 PM  7/03  COCORAHS
   SUNSET BEACH 3 NNE    2.58   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SUNSET BEACH 2 WNW    2.48   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   LELAND 2 S            2.42   630 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   LONGWOOD  LNGN7       2.39   800 AM  7/04  COOP
   WINNABOW 4 SE         2.35   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SUNSET BEACH 3 N      2.29   555 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   LELAND 2 SW           2.13   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SUNNY POINT SUNN7     2.07   800 AM  7/04  RAWS
   LELAND 6 WSW          2.00   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SUPPLY NATURE CONSER  1.84   800 PM  7/03  RAWS


...COLUMBUS COUNTY...

   LAKE WACCAMAW 4 SE    1.21   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   LAKE WACCAMAW 3 SSW   1.04   600 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   FAIR BLUFF 1 ESE      0.86   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS


...NEW HANOVER COUNTY...

   WILMINGTON 4 SE       3.94   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   WILMINGTON 2 SE       3.88   900 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   WILMINGTON            3.75   700 AM  7/04  ASOS
   MASONBORO ISLAND      2.99   800 AM  7/04  COOP
   COURTNEY PINES        2.99   800 AM  7/04  MESONET
   WILMINGTON 7SE        2.93   800 AM  7/04  COOP
   WILMINGTON 4 SSE      2.90   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   WILMINGTON 3 S        2.83   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MIDDLE SOUND LOOP     2.81   800 PM  7/03  NWS EMPLOYEE
   WILMINGTON 6 SSE      2.49   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   KINGS GRANT           2.26   800 PM  7/03  NWS EMPLOYEE
   CAROLINA BEACH        2.51   800 AM  7/03  MESONET


...PENDER COUNTY...

   CASTLE HAYNE 3 NW     3.40   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SURF CITY             3.34   800 AM  7/04  COOP
   HAMPSTEAD  NW         3.28   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   BACK ISLAND           2.78   800 AM  7/04  RAWS
   HOLLY SHELTER         2.74   800 PM  7/03  MESONET
   WALLACE               1.70   800 PM  7/03  COCORAHS
   TOPSAIL BEACH 1 E     1.45   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SURF CITY 1 E         1.37   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   WATHA                 1.15   800 PM  7/03  AMATEUR RADIO


SOUTH CAROLINA

...GEORGETOWN COUNTY...

   DEBORDIEU             1.38   800 PM  7/03  MESONET
   PAWLEYS ISLAND 3 W    1.06   645 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   PAWLEYS ISLAND 1 WN  1.03   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   GEORGETOWN 5 NNE      0.95   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MURRELLS INLET  SSW   0.93   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MURRELLS INLET 1 NNE  0.91   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS



...HORRY COUNTY...

   NORTH MYRTLE BEACH    2.00   800 PM  7/03  ASOS
   LITTLE RIVER          2.54   800 PM  7/03  MESONET
   NORTH MYRTLE BEACH 2  2.08   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MYRTLE BEACH 2 ENE    1.72   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MYRTLE BEACH 5 NNW    1.50   830 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   CONWAY                1.44   800 PM  7/03  MESONET
   MYRTLE BEACH 5 SW     1.35   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MYRTLE BEACH 7 NNW    1.28   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SURFSIDE BEACH  S     1.24   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MYRTLE BEACH 5 W      1.23   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SURFSIDE BEACH 1 NNW  1.16   800 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MYRTLE BEACH 5 WNW    1.09   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   GARDEN CITY 1 E       1.05   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MYRTLE BEACH 8 WNW    1.02   600 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   SURFSIDE BEACH 1 NE   1.02   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MURRELLS INLET 2 N    0.95   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MYRTLE BEACH 9 WSW    0.89   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   LORIS 3 WSW           0.78   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   LORIS 1 ENE           0.78   700 AM  7/04  COCORAHS
   MYRTLE BEACH 9 SW     0.41  1100 AM  7/03  COCORAHS


THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL PEAK WIND GUSTS MEASURED DURING THE
DAYS OF JULY 3RD AND JULY 4TH AS HURRICANE ARTHUR AFFECTED THE
CAROLINA COAST. THIS SUMMARY WAS COMPILED USING DATA FROM
ASOS/AWOS SITES...AS WELL AS RAWS AND MESONET STATIONS.
THIS SUMMARY IS ALSO AVAILABLE ON OUR HOME PAGE AT WEATHER.GOV/ILM

***********************PEAK WIND GUST***********************

LOCATION             MAX WIND     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS

                        GUST            OF
                         MPH    MEASUREMENT

NORTH CAROLINA


...BRUNSWICK COUNTY...

   SOUTHPORT CP FR PILOT   67           7/03  ELEVATED SENSOR MESONET
   BALDHEAD ISLAND         66           7/03  MESONET
   OCEAN CREST PIER        49           7/03  BUOY
   SOUTHPORT               47           7/03  AWOS
   OAK ISLAND 3ESE         47           7/03  WEATHERFLOW
   SUNSET BEACH            46           7/03  MESONET
   ST JAMES                45           7/03  MESONET
   OCEAN ISLE              41           7/03  MESONET
   SUNSET NEARSHORE BUOY   40           7/03  BUOY


...NEW HANOVER COUNTY...

   KURE BEACH              71           7/03  MESONET
   CAROLINA BEACH          41           7/03  MESONET
   SUNNY POINT             59           7/03  RAWS
   JOHNNY MERCER PIER      62           7/03  NOS
   BUOY 41038              49           7/03  BUOY
   STATE PORT              50           7/03  MESONET

...PENDER COUNTY...

   HAMPSTEAD               54           7/03  MESONET
   BACK ISLAND             44           7/03  RAWS
   TOPSAIL BEACH           55           7/03  MESONET
   TOPSAIL MARKER 3        64           7/03  MESONET
   SANDY RIDGE             55           7/03  MESONET


SOUTH CAROLINA

...GEORGETOWN COUNTY...

   GEORGETOWN 13 SSE       54           7/03  WEATHEFLOW
   GEORGETOWN 2 ENE        37           7/03  WEATHERFLOW
   GEORGETOWN              32           7/03  AWOS


...HORRY COUNTY...
   NORTH MYRTLE BEACH      42           7/03  ASOS
   MYRTLE BEACH            37           7/03  AWOS
   SOCASTEE                32           7/03  MESONET
   SURFSIDE BEACH          40           7/03  MESONET
   LITTLE RIVER            40           7/03  MESONET
   BRIARCLIFFE ACR 1 WSW   40           7/03  WEATHERFLOW
   SPRINGMAID PIER         37           7/03  NOS

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