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Coastal Pender-Coastal New Hanover-Coastal Horry-Coastal Georgetown-
433 PM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
Gusty southerly winds today will produce a strong longshore current
for the east-facing beaches of Pender, New Hanover, Horry, and
A Beach Hazards Statement is issued when threats such as rip
currents, longshore currents, and other hazards create life-
threatening conditions in the surf zone. Caution should be used when
in or near the water.
$$Special Weather Statement
Inland Brunswick NC-Columbus NC-Northern Horry SC-
540 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018
...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR WEST CENTRAL BRUNSWICK...COLUMBUS
AND NORTH CENTRAL HORRY COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM EDT...
At 539 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Lake Waccamaw to near Chadbourn. Movement
was south at 15 mph.
Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms.
Locations impacted include...
Whiteville, Tabor City, Chadbourn, Bethel, Lake Waccamaw, Fair Bluff,
Makatoka, Freeland, Hallsboro, Nakina, Redbug, Exum, Bughill,
Southeastern Community College, Williams, Honey Island, Cherry Grove,
Old Dock, Mollie and Sidney.
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.
These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.
LAT...LON 3431 7837 3406 7831 3410 7904 3430 7907
3431 7906 3431 7904 3434 7904 3435 7903
3435 7901 3436 7900 3438 7901 3439 7900
TIME...MOT...LOC 2139Z 350DEG 15KT 3429 7845 3434 7890