Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
458 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

NCZ099-109-110-SCZ053-054-032215-
INLAND BRUNSWICK-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COLUMBUS-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-INLAND
BRUNSWICK-INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-
458 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT BRUNSWICK...COLUMBUS
AND CENTRAL HORRY COUNTIES...

AT 455 PM EDT...A BROKEN LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 5 MILES NORTHEAST OF GALIVANTS FERRY TO
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH AIRPORT...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MYRTLE BEACH...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...OAK ISLAND...WHITEVILLE...
SHALLOTTE...SUNSET BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...CASWELL
BEACH...BALD HEAD ISLAND...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH AIRPORT...LITTLE
RIVER...OCEAN CREST PIER...CHERRY GROVE INLET...YAUPON BEACH...
IREDELL...BOILING SPRING LAKES...ST. JAMES...CAROLINA SHORES AND
SOUTHPORT.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 US ROUTE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 390 AND 408.
 US ROUTE 17 IN BRUNSWICK COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 34.
 SC HIGHWAY 31 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 13 AND 24.
 SC HIGHWAY 22 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 8 AND 26.

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.

LAT...LON 3386 7796 3391 7814 3390 7837 3382 7867
      3375 7881 3410 7924 3416 7920 3442 7856
      3404 7797
TIME...MOT...LOC 2055Z 235DEG 28KT 3413 7913 3380 7869
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DCH


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