Bladen Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
Statement as of 4:55 AM EDT on April 16, 2014

...A brief period of freezing temperatures is possible tonight...

A very cold airmass is settling over the area. Meteorological analysis shows there is a low possibility of an hour or two of freezing temperatures possible tonight. We are currently forecasting readings to stay just above freezing but any slight deviation in the forecast could lead to temperatures falling to or just below briefly. The airmass should modify quickly Thursday eliminating the threat.

Local Storm Report

04/15/2014 0730 PM

4 miles SSW of Bladenboro, Bladen County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.

Abandoned trailer knocked off foundation. Winds estimated by radar around 40 mph.