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Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 9:57 PM EDT Jun. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
west central Pender County in southeastern North Carolina...
Bladen County in southeastern North Carolina...
northeastern Columbus County in southeastern North Carolina...

* until 1100 PM EDT.

* At 957 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over
Elizabethtown, moving southeast at 20 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
Elizabethtown, Rowan, Lake Waccamaw, Carvers, Bladen Community
College, Lisbon, Abbottsburg, Ammon, lagoon, Elkton, Emerson,
Council, Kelly, Ruskin, Clarkton, White Lake, Bolton, East Arcadia,
Dublin and Atkinson.

This includes US Route 74 between mile markers 403 and 410.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a

Lat... Lon 3475 7839 3473 7839 3470 7837 3467 7832
      3464 7831 3463 7832 3460 7830 3456 7825
      3464 7818 3458 7806 3427 7847 3460 7883
      3483 7856
time... Mot... loc 0157z 309deg 19kt 3464 7866

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


Special Statement
Issued: 9:27 PM EDT Jun. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Special Weather Statement for northwestern New Hanover...
southwestern Pender... northeastern Brunswick and east central
Columbus counties until 1015 PM EDT...

At 926 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Riegelwood, or 13 miles northwest of Leland, moving east at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding.

Locations impacted include...
Wilmington, Leland, northwest, Sandyfield, Long Creek, hightsville,
Cape Fear Community College north Campus, Wrightsboro, Montague,
Wilmington international Airport, Freeman, Castle Hayne, The Borough,
Phoenix, Delco, Riegelwood, Kings Grant, Navassa and Sandy Creek.

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. Do not
drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Lat... Lon 3425 7831 3438 7831 3440 7826 3445 7819
      3445 7790 3424 7785
time... Mot... loc 0126z 269deg 25kt 3434 7822