Wilmington, NC (28409)

1:39 PM EDT on August 17, 2017 (GMT -0400)
17th street extension | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Advisory, Heat Advisory Active Notice: Areal Flood Advisory

Elev 26 ft 34.17 °N, 77.87 °W | Updated 1 second ago

Rain
Rain
83.1 °F
Feels Like 98 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds Few 700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1600 ft
Overcast 4200 ft
Heat Index 98 °F
Dew Point 82 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.18 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:34 AM 7:55 PM
Waning Crescent, 21% visible
SPECI KILM 171734Z 15014G19KT 1/2SM R35/2400V5500FT +TSRA FG FEW007 BKN016 OVC042 25/24 A3003 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAB1654 TSB16 P0087 T02500244
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds Few 700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1600 ft
Overcast 4200 ft
Heat Index 98 °F
Dew Point 82 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.18 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:34 AM 7:55 PM
Waning Crescent, 21% visible
SPECI KILM 171734Z 15014G19KT 1/2SM R35/2400V5500FT +TSRA FG FEW007 BKN016 OVC042 25/24 A3003 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAB1654 TSB16 P0087 T02500244

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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:13 PM EDT Aug. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* flood advisory for...
western New Hanover County in southeastern North Carolina...
northeastern Brunswick County in southeastern North Carolina...

* until 415 PM EDT

* at 112 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
1 to 2 inches of rain have fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Wilmington, Leland, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Snows Cut, Boiling
Spring Lakes, northwest, Bishop, hightsville, Cape Fear Community
College north Campus, Wilmington international Airport, Castle
Hayne, Phoenix, Winnabow, Wrightsboro, Batarora, Mill Creek, Town
Creek, Silver Lake and sea breeze.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3402 7790 3399 7791 3400 7818 3437 7815
      3437 7812 3435 7808 3434 7808 3434 7806
      3433 7805 3433 7803 3434 7799 3436 7798
      3437 7799 3438 7796 3437 7796 3436 7794
      3438 7792 3438 7790 3436 7789 3438 7785


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Heat Advisory
Issued: 12:30 PM EDT Aug. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 5 PM EDT this
afternoon...

* heat index values... up to 108 due to temperatures in the upper
80s to lower 90s, and dewpoints in the upper 70s.

* Timing... through late this afternoon.

* Impacts... high heat and humidity will increase the risk for
heat exhaustion and even heat stroke if precautionary measures
are not taken.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. To
reduce the risk of heat illness during outdoor work, the
occupational safety and health administration recommends
scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned
environments.



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