The Maney, Roy & LauRen Morning Show had witness reports from fan Kelly Morgan of a small tornado that passed through Wilmington this morning. The tornado originally started as a water spout in the Atlantic ocean and then made its way towards land. Kelly has not evacuated and will be keeping Charlotte up to date when Hurricane Dorian makes landfall in Wilmington late this evening.
National Weather Service released a video of the early morning Wilmington Tornado.
Video of a tornado passing near Pender County Fire Station 18 along Highway 17 near Sidbury Rd. Video courtesty of Station 18. Time was around 6:55-7:00 AM EDT Thursday Sept 5, 2019 pic.twitter.com/RRFhZuL47l— NWS Wilmington NC (@NWSWilmingtonNC) September 5, 2019