Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1122 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

NCZ087-096-099-105>109-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-053-100515-
INLAND BRUNSWICK-BLADEN-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL PENDER-INLAND
PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-COLUMBUS-ROBESON-FLORENCE-MARION-INLAND
HORRY-DILLON-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-
1122 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...A LINE OF SNOW SHOWERS WILL AFFECT PENDER...NORTHERN
BRUNSWICK...NORTHERN NEW HANOVER...COLUMBUS...SOUTHERN
BLADEN...SOUTHEASTERN ROBESON... NORTHWESTERN
HORRY...MARION...DILLON...FLORENCE...CENTRAL DARLINGTON AND SOUTH
CENTRAL MARLBORO COUNTIES...

AT 1120 PM EST...A LINE OF SNOW SHOWERS WAS FROM NEAR BURGAW...TO
WHITEVILLE...TO FLORENCE...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH. THESE SNOW SHOWERS
MAY ACCUMULATE UP TO A DUSTING ON GRASSY AND ELEVATED SURFACED.
ROADWAYS WILL REMAIN JUST WET

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WILMINGTON...FLORENCE...LELAND...MARION...DILLON...DARLINGTON...WHITEVILLE...
MULLINS...BURGAW...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...SURF CITY...NORTH MASONBORO
ISLAND...RICH INLET...JOHNNY MERCER PIER...FIGURE EIGHT ISLAND...ROWAN...
HAMPSTEAD...FAIRMONT...TABOR CITY AND LORIS.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 40 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 391 AND 416.
 INTERSTATE 20 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 125 AND 141.
 INTERSTATE 140  INTERSTATE 95 IN SOUTH CAROLINA NEAR MILE MARKER
146...AND BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 148 AND 194.
 US ROUTE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 370 AND 434.
 US ROUTE 17 IN BRUNSWICK COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 35 AND 44.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

VISIBILITIES MAY DROP QUICKLY TO AROUND 2 MILES WITHIN THESE SNOW
SHOWERS.

CONDITIONS CAN DETERIORATE RAPIDLY IN WINTER WEATHER SITUATIONS. BE
PREPARED FOR SNOW OR ICE COVERED ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW EXTRA
TIME WHEN TRAVELING.

LAT...LON 3415 7784 3414 7794 3420 7796 3414 7796
      3388 7984 3389 7995 3395 7997 3399 7989
      3415 8015 3423 8011 3432 8017 3433 8014
      3462 7831 3456 7825 3455 7825 3464 7818
      3472 7768 3448 7758 3444 7752
TIME...MOT...LOC 0420Z 281DEG 28KT 3440 7827
$$

JDW



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