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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
707 AM EDT FRI SEP 14 2018

...WILMINGTON EXPERIENCING ITS HIGHEST WINDS SINCE 1960...

WIND GUSTS AT THE WILMINGTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT HAVE REACHED 92
MPH THIS MORNING. THIS THE HIGHEST WIND GUST MEASURED SINCE 
HURRICANE DONNA STRUCK THE PORT CITY ON SEPTEMBER 11, 1960.

PEAK WIND GUSTS      DATE            STORM
     92 MPH        9/14/2018    HURRICANE FLORENCE 
     66 MPH        8/27/2011    HURRICANE IRENE 
     86 MPH        9/16/1999    HURRICANE FLOYD 
     74 MPH        8/26/1998    HURRICANE BONNIE 
     86 MPH        9/5/1996     HURRICANE FRAN 
     70 MPH        7/12/1996    HURRICANE BERTHA 
     74 MPH        9/13/1984    HURRICANE DIANA 
     97 MPH        9/11/1960    HURRICANE DONNA 
    135 MPH        9/27/1958    HURRICANE HELENE 
     83 MPH        8/12/1955    HURRICANE CONNIE 
     98 MPH       10/15/1954    HURRICANE HAZEL


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