Expired: Tornado Warning For Bladen County Until 6:30 PM EST

618 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

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ROBESON NC-
618 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

…THE TORNADO WARNING FOR NORTHEASTERN ROBESON COUNTY IS
CANCELLED…

THE TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED OUT
OF THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT…LON 3484 7849 3483 7847 3481 7846 3481 7845
3479 7844 3475 7840 3468 7873 3469 7881
3474 7886 3478 7887 3483 7890 3485 7880
3485 7852 3486 7850
TIME…MOT…LOC 2318Z 225DEG 53KT 3479 7873

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BLADEN NC-
618 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

…A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 630 PM EST FOR
NORTHWESTERN BLADEN COUNTY…

AT 618 PM EST…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING A TORNADO. THIS DANGEROUS STORM WAS LOCATED OVER WHITE
OAK…OR 13 MILES NORTHWEST OF ELIZABETHTOWN…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 60
MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
AMMON…RUSKIN…WHITE OAK…JEROME…DUART…TOBERMORY AND TAR HEEL.

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 IN A MOBILE
HOME OR OUTDOORS…MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND
PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

IF A TORNADO OR OTHER SEVERE WEATHER IS SPOTTED…CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON AT 800 – 6 9 7 – 3901. THIS
ACT MAY SAVE LIVES OF OTHERS IN THE PATH OF DANGEROUS WEATHER.

 

604 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

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BLADEN NC-ROBESON NC-
604 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

…A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 630 PM EST FOR
NORTHWESTERN BLADEN AND NORTHEASTERN ROBESON COUNTIES…

AT 604 PM EST…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING A TORNADO. THIS DANGEROUS STORM WAS LOCATED OVER SMITHS…
OR NEAR LUMBERTON…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 60 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
LUMBERTON…ST. PAULS…SMITHS…RUSKIN…WHITE OAK…HOWELLSVILLE…
TOLARSVILLE…ROBESON COMMUNITY COLLEGE…TOBERMORY…AMMON…HESTERTOWN…
JEROME…DUART…BARKER TEN MILE…BLADEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE…DUBLIN…TAR
HEEL AND SOUTHEASTERN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 95 IN NORTH CAROLINA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 17
AND 31…AND NEAR MILE MARKER 34.

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 IN A MOBILE
HOME OR OUTDOORS…MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND
PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

IF A TORNADO OR OTHER SEVERE WEATHER IS SPOTTED…CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON AT 800 – 6 9 7 – 3901. THIS
ACT MAY SAVE LIVES OF OTHERS IN THE PATH OF DANGEROUS WEATHER.

 

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
544 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
NORTHWESTERN BLADEN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA…
EASTERN ROBESON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA…
SOUTHEASTERN DILLON COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 630 PM EST

* AT 543 PM EST…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO. THIS DANGEROUS STORM WAS LOCATED
NEAR LAKE VIEW…OR 10 MILES EAST OF DILLON…AND MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 60 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
LUMBERTON…FAIRMONT…ST. PAULS…BLADENBORO…WHITE OAK…
HOWELLSVILLE…TOLARSVILLE…AMMON…JEROME…SMITHS…RUSKIN…ROBESON
COMMUNITY COLLEGE…TOBERMORY…BUTTERS…HESTERTOWN…DUART…BARKER
TEN MILE…BLADEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE…DUBLIN AND PROCTORVILLE.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS…
INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 212 AND 206…AND BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 209 AND 210…AND NEAR MILE MARKER 214.
INTERSTATE 95 IN NORTH CAROLINA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 5 AND 35.
US ROUTE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 365 AND 373.

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 IN A MOBILE
HOME OR OUTDOORS…MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND
PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

IF A TORNADO OR OTHER SEVERE WEATHER IS SPOTTED…CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON AT 800 – 6 9 7 – 3901. THIS
ACT MAY SAVE LIVES OF OTHERS IN THE PATH OF DANGEROUS WEATHER.