Headline: Tropical Storm Warning issued June 7 at 2:23PM EDT by NWS Wilmington NC

Event: Tropical Storm Warning
Sender Name: NWS Wilmington NC
Issued: 2013-06-07T14:36:04-04:00
Expires: 2013-06-07T20:30:00-04:00
Description: …ANDREA LOSING TROPICAL CHARACTERISTICS…

.NEW INFORMATION…
FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELED AND TROPICAL STORM WARNINGS HAVE BEEN
DISCONTINUED FOR HORRY AND GEORGETOWN COUNTIES AND THEIR
ASSOCIATED COASTAL WATERS. TROPICAL STORM WARNINGS ARE STILL IN
EFFECT FOR COASTAL SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND WATERS. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET SOUTH TO THE
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER.

.AREAS AFFECTED…
THIS LOCAL STATEMENT PROVIDES IMPORTANT INFORMATION AND
RECOMMENDED ACTIONS FOR PEOPLE AND MARINE INTERESTS IN SELECT
LOCATIONS AND COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA…
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.WATCHES/WARNINGS…
A TROPICAL STORM WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS…
INLAND PENDER…COASTAL PENDER…INLAND NEW HANOVER…COASTAL NEW
HANOVER…INLAND BRUNSWICK AND COASTAL BRUNSWICK. TROPICAL STORM
WARNINGS HAVE BEEN DISCOUNTED FOR HORRY AND GEORGETOWN COUNTIES
AND THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH CAROLINA.

FOR MARINE INTERESTS…A TROPICAL STORM WARNING CONTINUES FOR
PORTIONS OF ATLANTIC NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS.

PLEASE CHECK THE LATEST PUBLIC AND MARINE FORECASTS FOR DETAILED
INFORMATION ABOUT ADDITIONAL HAZARDS.

.STORM INFORMATION…
AT 2 PM EDT…THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM ANDREA WAS LOCATED NEAR
LATITUDE 34.9N…LONGITUDE 78.9W. THIS WAS ABOUT 80 MILES
NORTHWEST OF WILMINGTON NC…OR ABOUT 80 MILES NORTH OF MYRTLE
BEACH SC. STORM MOTION WAS NE OR 35 DEGREES AT 28 MPH. STORM
INTENSITY WAS 45 MPH.

.SITUATION OVERVIEW…
FLOOD THREAT HAS DIMINISH ACROSS THE COUNTY WARNING AREA…THE
FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN CANCELED.

.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS THE NEXT LOCAL STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN WILMINGTON AROUND 6 PM…OR SOONER IF CONDITIONS
WARRANT….WINDS…
MAXIMUM WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE IN THE 15 TO 25 MPH RANGE WITH
GUSTS TO 45 MPH THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

…INLAND FLOODING…
THE THREAT HAS DIMINISHED ACROSS THE REGION AND THE FLOOD WATCH
HAS BEEN CANCELED.

…COASTAL HAZARDS…
MINOR BEACH EROSION IS EXPECTED DUE TO HIGH SURF THIS AFTERNOON.
STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED AND BEACH GOERS SHOULD PLAN TO
REMAIN OUT OF THE WATER.
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Observed
Area Description: Brunswick; Pender; New Hanover
Geocode 1 Type: UGC Geocode 1 Value: NCZ109
Geocode 2 Type: UGC Geocode 2 Value: NCZ107
Geocode 3 Type: UGC Geocode 3 Value: NCZ106
Geocode 4 Type: UGC Geocode 4 Value: NCZ110
Geocode 5 Type: UGC Geocode 5 Value: NCZ108
Geocode 6 Type: UGC Geocode 6 Value: NCZ105
Geocode 7 Type: SAME Geocode 7 Value: 037019
Geocode 8 Type: SAME Geocode 8 Value: 037141
Geocode 9 Type: SAME Geocode 9 Value: 037129