Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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000 WWUS82 KILM 172155 SPSILM SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC 555 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 NCZ109-110-172245- COASTAL BRUNSWICK-INLAND BRUNSWICK- 555 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL MOVE ACROSS BRUNSWICK COUNTY THROUGH 645 PM EDT... AT 555 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER BOILING SPRING LAKES...OR ABOUT 14 MILES WEST OF CAROLINA BEACH... MOVING SOUTH AT 5 MPH. SOME LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE BOILING SPRING LAKES...LONG BEACH... OAK ISLAND...SOUTHPORT...BALD HEAD ISLAND...CASWELL BEACH... VARNAMTOWN AND YAUPON BEACH. HAZARDS INCLUDE... HALF INCH DIAMETER SIZE HAIL. GUSTY WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH. HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING. THIS STORM WILL PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL...WHICH WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS INCLUDING DITCHES...CREEKS...ROADWAYS AND AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. AVOID THESE AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED ROADS. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALSO REDUCE DRIVING SPEEDS TO AVOID HYDROPLANING. && LAT...LON 3384 7795 3384 7797 3385 7798 3384 7799 3385 7801 3388 7803 3391 7813 3391 7823 3404 7826 3408 7801 3392 7794 TIME...MOT...LOC 2155Z 344DEG 5KT 3399 7812 $$ WEISS

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