Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
859 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

NCZ087-290145-
ROBESON NC-
859 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR NORTH CENTRAL ROBESON COUNTY UNTIL
945 PM EDT...

AT 859 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
SHANNON...OR NEAR RED SPRINGS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF UP 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RED SPRINGS...REX...SHANNON...PARKTON...RENNERT AND LUMBER BRIDGE.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 95 IN NORTH CAROLINA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 36
AND 38.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO MINOR FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3491 7896 3489 7893 3488 7893 3478 7917
      3483 7921 3483 7919 3495 7903
TIME...MOT...LOC 0059Z 231DEG 25KT 3486 7912

$$

MBB



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