Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
325 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-SCZ032-033-039-053>056-052315-
BLADEN-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-COASTAL HORRY-COASTAL NEW
HANOVER-COASTAL PENDER-COLUMBUS-FLORENCE-INLAND BRUNSWICK-INLAND
GEORGETOWN-INLAND HORRY-INLAND NEW HANOVER-INLAND
PENDER-MARION-ROBESON-WILLIAMSBURG-
325 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...A STRONG COLD FRONT WITH VERY GUSTY WINDS WILL MOVE ACROSS
GEORGETOWN...HORRY...WILLIAMSBURG...FLORENCE...MARION...PENDER...BRUN
SWICK...NEW HANOVER...BLADEN...COLUMBUS AND ROBESON COUNTIES THROUGH
615 PM EST...

AT 321 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A VERY STRONG COLD FRONT
MOVING ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA AND NORTHEASTERN SOUTH
CAROLINA. THE BOUNDARY EXTENDED FROM NEAR ELIZABETHTOWN IN BLADEN
COUNTY NORTH CAROLINA SOUTH AND WEST TO NEAR FLORENCE IN FLORENCE
COUNTY SOUTH CAROLINA. SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30-40 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED
WITH GUSTS OF 40-50 MPH AS THIS FRONT MOVES OFFSHORE DURING THE NEXT
FEW HOURS.

SOME LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE BURGAW...CAROLINA BEACH...CONWAY...
ELIZABETHTOWN...GARDEN CITY...GEORGETOWN...KINGSTREE...LAKE CITY...
LELAND...LITTLE RIVER...MARION AND MULLINS.

HAZARDS INCLUDE...
GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3349 7997 3350 8010 3388 7989 3403 7997
      3429 7934 3425 7912 3437 7915 3445 7894
      3461 7905 3486 7854 3457 7825 3473 7811
      3472 7767 3444 7751 3417 7782 3384 7795
      3391 7828 3377 7875 3347 7909 3312 7925
TIME...MOT...LOC 2021Z 333DEG 41KT 3445 7894

$$

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