Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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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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