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Tropical Storm Isaias Local Statement Advisory Number 29
National Weather Service Wilmington NC  AL092020
514 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

This product covers southeast North Carolina and northeast South Carolina

**CONDITIONS CONTINUE TO IMPROVE** 

NEW INFORMATION
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* CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - All watches and warnings have been canceled

* CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - None

* STORM INFORMATION:
    - About 140 miles north of Wilmington NC or about 200 miles 
      north-northeast of Myrtle Beach SC
    - 36.3N 77.5W
    - Storm Intensity 70 mph
    - Movement North-northeast or 20 degrees at 28 mph

SITUATION OVERVIEW
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Tropical Storm Isaias continues rapidly moving away from the region. 
Conditions will continue to improve.

POTENTIAL IMPACTS
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* WIND:
Little to no impacts are anticipated at this time 
across southeast North Carolina and northeast South Carolina.

* SURGE:
Little to no impacts are anticipated at this time 
across southeast North Carolina and northeast South Carolina.

* FLOODING RAIN:
Little to no impacts are anticipated at this time 
across southeast North Carolina and northeast South Carolina.

* TORNADOES:
Little to no impacts are anticipated at this time 
across southeast North Carolina and northeast South Carolina.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
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* OTHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION:
Be careful going outside. Stay away from downed power lines 
and hazardous debris.

If your home or shelter was damaged, be alert to the smell of natural 
gas leaks and cautious around exposed electrical wiring, broken 
glass, jagged metal and wood, and protruding nails and screws.

If using a generator, avoid carbon monoxide poisoning by following 
instructions by the manufacturer. Make sure that the generator is run 
in a well ventilated space.

* ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF INFORMATION:
- For information on appropriate preparations see ready.gov
- For information on creating an emergency plan see getagameplan.org
- For additional disaster preparedness information see redcross.org

NEXT UPDATE
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As it pertains to this event...this will be the last local statement 
issued by the National Weather Service in Wilmington NC regarding the 
effects of tropical cyclone hazards upon the area.

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