NWS Issuing Impact Based Warnings

    Posted: 5/11/2016

    The National Weather Service in Wilmington is now issuing Impact Based Warnings (IBWs) in Franklin County for Severe Thunderstorm Warnings and Tornado Warnings. Impact Based Warnings provide valuable information to the media and Emergency Managers to determine situational urgency and communicate precautions and recommended actions to the public in areas of increased risk. Click here for more information.