Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
609 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053>056-011600-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-
WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
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...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...FLORENCE...
MARION...KINGSTREE...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...
GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...MURRELLS INLET
609 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

...HEAT INDEX OF 98 TO 104 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON...

THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY TODAY...WILL
PRODUCE HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 98 TO 104 THIS AFTERNOON. APPARENT
TEMPERATURES OF THIS MAGNITUDE CAN CAUSE HEAT RELATED HEALTH PROBLEMS
IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN WHILE OUTSIDE IN THESE CONDITIONS.

DRINK WATER TO KEEP THE BODY HYDRATED AND COOL. WEAR LOOSE AND LIGHT
COLORED CLOTHING. SEEK SHADE OR TAKE A BREAK IN AIR CONDITIONING
TO PREVENT OVERHEATING. ENSURE PETS HAVE WATER AND SHADE AVAILABLE.
PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED IN A VEHICLE. EVEN
WITH THE WINDOWS PARTIALLY DOWN...OVERHEATING INSIDE THE VEHICLE
CAN OCCUR.

$$

MJC




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