Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
448 PM EDT THU AUG 17 2017

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Southwestern Horry County in northeastern South Carolina...

* Until 530 PM EDT

* At 448 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Bucksport, or
  near Socastee, moving east at 30 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Minor hail damage to vehicles is possible. Expect wind
           damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
  Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach, Myrtle Beach Airport, Socastee,
  Garden City, Red Hill, Burgess, Bucksville, Bucksport, Dongola,
  Forestbrook, Briarcliffe Acres, Lighthouse Care Center Of Conway,
  Conway Medical Center and Grand Strand Regional Medical Center.

This includes SC Highway 31 between mile markers 5 and 14.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

&&

LAT...LON 3360 7910 3361 7910 3360 7911 3361 7912
      3364 7913 3365 7912 3366 7914 3366 7915
      3368 7916 3371 7919 3373 7919 3379 7923
      3379 7874 3372 7884 3357 7900 3357 7904
TIME...MOT...LOC 2048Z 278DEG 26KT 3370 7912

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

JDW



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