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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC  
729 PM EDT WED APR 5 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
SOUTH CENTRAL NEW HANOVER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHEASTERN BRUNSWICK COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 830 PM EDT  
 
* AT 728 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER ST. JAMES, OR  
OVER OAK ISLAND, MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS.  
 
IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE  
TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
OAK ISLAND, CAROLINA BEACH, KURE BEACH, HOLDEN BEACH, CASWELL  
BEACH, BALD HEAD ISLAND, SOUTH MASONBORO ISLAND, NORTH MASONBORO  
ISLAND, SNOWS CUT, OCEAN CREST PIER, YAUPON BEACH, BOILING SPRING  
LAKES, ST. JAMES, SOUTHPORT, CIVIE TOWN, SUPPLY, BRUNSWICK COUNTY  
COMMUNITY COLLEGE MAIN CAMPUS, MYRTLE GROVE, MASONBORO AND MILL  
CREEK.  
 
THIS INCLUDES US ROUTE 17 IN BRUNSWICK COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 19  
AND 34.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND  
LIGHTNING. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A WELL-BUILT STRUCTURE. STAY AWAY FROM  
WINDOWS.  
 

 
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN  
NORTH CAROLINA.  
 
LAT...LON 3408 7787 3391 7795 3384 7796 3386 7801  
3388 7800 3387 7802 3389 7802 3390 7807  
3391 7814 3391 7828 3407 7836 3419 7781  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2328Z 262DEG 37KT 3395 7814  
 
HAIL...1.25IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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