006  
WFUS52 KILM 240346  
TORILM  
NCC019-141-240430-  
/O.NEW.KILM.TO.W.0021.171024T0346Z-171024T0430Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC  
1146 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN PENDER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
CENTRAL BRUNSWICK COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 1230 AM EDT  
 
* AT 1146 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A  
TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR MAKATOKA, OR NEAR SHALLOTTE, MOVING  
NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO MOBILE HOMES, ROOFS, AND VEHICLES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
NORTHWEST, MAKATOKA, CIVIE TOWN, HONEY ISLAND, SUPPLY, MONTAGUE,  
BATARORA, CURRIE, THE BOROUGH, PHOENIX, BRUNSWICK COUNTY COMMUNITY  
COLLEGE MAIN CAMPUS, SANDY CREEK AND BRUNSWICK NOVANT MEDICAL  
CENTER.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
US ROUTE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 423 AND 430.  
US ROUTE 17 IN BRUNSWICK COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 16 AND 24.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3438 7796 3437 7799 3436 7798 3434 7800  
3433 7803 3432 7803 3432 7801 3395 7831  
3406 7849 3421 7836 3422 7825 3435 7816  
3435 7820 3437 7821 3447 7812 3441 7794  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0346Z 216DEG 38KT 3407 7835  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
RGZ  
 
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