Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
628 PM EDT WED AUG 16 2017

SCZ053-054-162330-
Inland Horry SC-Coastal Horry SC-
628 PM EDT WED AUG 16 2017

...STRONG STORMS OVER HORRY COUNTY...

At 626 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a groupd of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from North Myrtle Beach to Red
Hill. Movement was south at 10 mph.

This storm is producing very heavy rain, frequent deadly lightning
and brief gusty winds.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3361 7910 3360 7911 3364 7913 3365 7912
      3366 7914 3387 7926 3405 7880 3387 7856
      3384 7860 3380 7871 3375 7881 3363 7894
      3357 7900 3357 7910
TIME...MOT...LOC 2226Z 028DEG 9KT 3384 7871 3381 7895

$$

HAWKINS



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