Myrtle Beach, SC (29577)

9:34 PM EDT on August 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 21 ft 33.67 °N, 78.92 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
84.5 °F
Feels Like 96 °F
N
8.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 14.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.82 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 82%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:43 AM 7:52 PM
Waxing Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KMYR 240045Z 21015KT 10SM CLR 29/25 A2982 RMK LTG DSNT NW-NE
Pressure 29.82 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 82%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:43 AM 7:52 PM
Waxing Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KMYR 240045Z 21015KT 10SM CLR 29/25 A2982 RMK LTG DSNT NW-NE

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 9:17 PM EDT Aug. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
southwestern Columbus County in southeastern North Carolina...
northern Horry County in northeastern South Carolina...
northeastern Marion County in northeastern South Carolina...

* until 1000 PM EDT

* at 916 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southeast
of Gapway, or 9 miles southeast of Mullins, moving east at 35 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
Mullins, Tabor City, Loris, Bethel, Galivants Ferry, Mollie,
Gapway, Sidney, Clarendon, Williams, Hammond, Goretown, Bayboro,
Allsbrook, Green Sea, Longs and Loris community hospital.

This includes SC Highway 22 between mile markers 12 and 20.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring
with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.


Lat... Lon 3406 7928 3420 7925 3424 7868 3385 7875
time... Mot... loc 0116z 274deg 29kt 3411 7914

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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Special Statement
Issued: 8:41 PM EDT Aug. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Special Weather Statement for northwestern New Hanover...
southwestern Pender... southeastern Bladen... Brunswick... Columbus and
northeastern Horry counties until 945 PM EDT...

At 841 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Rowan to Goretown. Movement was southeast
at 30 mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
North Myrtle Beach, Leland, Shallotte, Sunset Beach, Holden Beach,
Ocean Isle Beach, Little River, Cherry Grove Inlet, Little River
entrance, North Myrtle Beach Airport, Iredell, Rowan, Carolina
Shores, Tabor City, Loris, Calabash, Bethel, Lake Waccamaw, northwest
and Sandyfield.

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 3390 7835 3381 7870 3406 7904 3459 7829
      3455 7825 3456 7825 3458 7823 3439 7776
time... Mot... loc 0041z 295deg 25kt 3454 7825 3403 7883


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