Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-232300-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...
WHITEVILLE...BURGAW...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH...WILMINGTON...
CAROLINA BEACH...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND...BOLIVIA...
SHALLOTTE...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...
SOUTHPORT
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...INCREASED FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON...

GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES AROUND 25
PERCENT WILL ELEVATE THE FIRE DANGER RISK THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS
WILL GUST UP TO 20 TO 25 MPH TODAY.

FULL SUNSHINE WILL COMBINE WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY
WINDS TO FURTHER DRY FINE FUELS SUCH AS GRASSES AND LEAVES.

OUTDOOR BURNING IS DISCOURAGED. UNATTENDED FIRES SHOULD BE
REPORTED IMMEDIATELY TO THE LOCAL FIRE DEPARTMENT.

$$
RJD




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