Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
107 PM EDT THU MAY 17 2018

SCZ033-039-055-171745-
Marion SC-Williamsburg SC-Inland Georgetown SC-
107 PM EDT THU MAY 17 2018

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

At 107 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Warsaw, or 16 miles northwest of Georgetown, moving northeast at 20
mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Andrews, Rhems, Outland, Warsaw, Yauhannah, Oatland and Morrisville.

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 3352 7965 3381 7935 3380 7933 3380 7932
      3383 7932 3383 7933 3384 7932 3372 7919
      3370 7918 3368 7915 3366 7915 3366 7914
      3365 7912 3365 7913 3363 7913 3339 7951
TIME...MOT...LOC 1707Z 227DEG 19KT 3351 7952

$$

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