Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
435 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

NCZ105>107-300900-
Inland New Hanover NC-Coastal Pender NC-Inland Pender NC-
435 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

...Strong thunderstorms with gusty winds and small hail to affect
Castle Hayne, Hampstead, Topsail Island and Surf City...

At 434 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Cape Fear Community College North Campus, or 7 miles northwest of
Figure Eight Island, moving east at 40 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Surf City, Hampstead, Topsail Beach, Murrayville, Topsail, Castle
Hayne, Scotts Hill, Woodside, Edgecomb and Porters Neck.

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 storm passes.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 3440 7758 3431 7769 3430 7775 3431 7776
      3430 7778 3428 7788 3436 7793 3456 7761
      3448 7758 3447 7757 3447 7756 3446 7754
      3444 7752
TIME...MOT...LOC 0834Z 250DEG 34KT 3434 7783

$$

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