Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Duplin County

POSTED: 5:27 PM Aug 22 2013   UPDATED: 6:31 PM Aug 22 2013
DUPLIN COUNTY -

The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for parts of Duplin County.

The Severe Thunderstorm Warning for south central Duplin County will last until 6:15 p.m. Thursday.

At about 5:45 p.m., a severe thunderstorm moving at about 10 mph east of Wallace was reported. According to the NWS,  quarter-sized hail and winds in excess of 58 mph are possible.

Chinquapin is in the path of the storm, the NWS reported.