Funnel Clouds
ONLY ON 3: Nat'l Weather Service clears air about UNCW 'tornado warning'
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Tue, 08/14/2012 - 3:30pm.

video The National Weather Service is clearing the air about yesterday's funnel cloud over Wilmington. UNCW alerted students by issuing a tornado warning, even though one was never issued by the NWS. The storm cell caused a lot of ruckus in Wilmington monday, but with the wild weather there was some confusion.

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UNCW issues tornado warning despite no reported touchdowns
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 08/13/2012 - 10:34pm.

video The National Weather Service has confirmed that at least one funnel cloud was spotted near UNCW and Wrightsville Beach. The funnel clouds, though an alarming sight, did not produce any tornadoes. In response, UNCW sent out a tornado warning alert that has students and the National Weather Service wondering if it was warranted.

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