Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1017 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

NCZ099-109-110-SCZ053-054-040415-
INLAND BRUNSWICK-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COLUMBUS-INLAND HORRY-COASTAL
HORRY-
1017 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN COLUMBUS...
BRUNSWICK AND EAST CENTRAL HORRY COUNTIES...

AT 1016 PM EST...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER BROOKSVILLE...OR NEAR
LITTLE RIVER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...OAK ISLAND...SHALLOTTE...SUNSET BEACH...HOLDEN
BEACH...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...CASWELL BEACH...BALD HEAD ISLAND...OCEAN CREST
PIER...CHERRY GROVE INLET...LITTLE RIVER ENTRANCE...LITTLE RIVER...YAUPON
BEACH...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH AIRPORT...IREDELL...BOILING SPRING LAKES...ST.
JAMES...CAROLINA SHORES...SOUTHPORT AND CALABASH.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 US ROUTE 17 IN BRUNSWICK COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 33.
 SC HIGHWAY 31 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 20 AND 24.

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.

LAT...LON 3384 7796 3386 7801 3388 7801 3387 7802
      3389 7802 3390 7807 3391 7826 3390 7837
      3380 7871 3395 7882 3428 7827 3394 7794
      3393 7794
TIME...MOT...LOC 0316Z 239DEG 49KT 3392 7868
$$

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