203  
WFUS52 KILM 111219  
TORILM  
NCC141-111245-  
/O.NEW.KILM.TO.W.0038.181011T1219Z-181011T1245Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC  
819 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL PENDER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN  
NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 845 AM EDT.  
 
* AT 819 AM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A  
TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR LONG CREEK, OR 9 MILES SOUTH OF BURGAW,  
MOVING NORTH AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO MOBILE HOMES, ROOFS, AND VEHICLES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
BURGAW, MURRAY TOWN, ASHTON, WILLARD, ROCKY POINT, ST. HELENA,  
WATHA AND PENDER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL.  
 
THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 40 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 388 AND 406.  
 
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 3471 7798 3472 7794 3472 7779 3438 7791  
3436 7793 3437 7793 3436 7794 3437 7795  
3438 7795 3438 7797 3473 7802  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1218Z 182DEG 31KT 3442 7795  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...0.00IN  
 

 
 
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