Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
442 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

NCZ087-096-302130-
ROBESON NC-BLADEN NC-
442 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR NORTHWESTERN BLADEN AND NORTHEASTERN
ROBESON COUNTIES UNTIL 530 PM EDT...

AT 442 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
SMITHS...OR 10 MILES EAST OF LUMBERTON...MOVING NORTH AT 25 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SMITHS...RUSKIN...WHITE OAK...JEROME...TOLARSVILLE...DUART...
TOBERMORY...BLADEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE...BUTTERS...DUBLIN AND TAR HEEL.

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.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3456 7870 3456 7885 3485 7894 3485 7892
      3484 7890 3485 7883 3485 7862
TIME...MOT...LOC 2042Z 186DEG 20KT 3462 7881

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