Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
829 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN BLADEN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  EAST CENTRAL ROBESON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 915 PM EDT

* AT 829 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO. THIS DANGEROUS STORM WAS LOCATED
  NEAR LUMBERTON...AND MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LUMBERTON...BLADENBORO...SMITHS...WHITE OAK...HOWELLSVILLE...
  ROBESON COMMUNITY COLLEGE...BUTTERS...HESTERTOWN...BARKER TEN
  MILE...BLADEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE...DUBLIN...TAR HEEL...MCDONALD...
  RAYNHAM AND SOUTHEASTERN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 212 AND 206...AND BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 209 AND 210...AND NEAR MILE MARKER 214.
 INTERSTATE 95 IN NORTH CAROLINA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 8 AND 23.
 US ROUTE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 365 AND 367.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS TORNADO WARNING REPLACES THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING ISSUED
FOR THE SAME AREA.

IF A TORNADO OR OTHER SEVERE WEATHER IS SPOTTED...
CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON AT 800-697-
3901. THIS ACT MAY SAVE LIVES OF OTHERS IN THE PATH OF DANGEROUS
WEATHER.

THIS CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING TORNADOES AND
WIDESPREAD SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. DO NOT WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE
TORNADO. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS.

&&

LAT...LON 3452 7918 3462 7920 3481 7872 3455 7862
TIME...MOT...LOC 0029Z 254DEG 24KT 3460 7912

$$

MBB



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