059  
WWUS82 KILM 182220  
SPSILM  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC  
620 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
NCZ099-109-110-182300-  
INLAND BRUNSWICK NC-COLUMBUS NC-COASTAL BRUNSWICK NC-  
620 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR SOUTHWESTERN BRUNSWICK AND  
SOUTHEASTERN COLUMBUS COUNTIES UNTIL 700 PM EDT...  
 
AT 619 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG  
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR MAKATOKA TO NEAR ASH. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTH  
AT 35 MPH.  
 
WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
OAK ISLAND, SHALLOTTE, SUNSET BEACH, HOLDEN BEACH, OCEAN ISLE BEACH,  
IREDELL, CAROLINA SHORES, CALABASH, BETHEL, MAKATOKA, CIVIE TOWN,  
FREELAND, NAKINA, SUPPLY, EXUM, BUGHILL, LONGWOOD, SEASIDE, BRUNSWICK  
COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE MAIN CAMPUS AND ASH.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD  
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADWAYS.  
 
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.  
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE  
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3391 7834 3390 7836 3390 7837 3387 7850  
3385 7854 3401 7873 3413 7875 3421 7832  
3391 7814  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2219Z 341DEG 30KT 3411 7837 3407 7858  
 

 
 
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