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  • Horry police searching for men believed to be connected to murder, carjacking, robbery

    Horry police searching for men believed to be connected to murder, carjacking, robbery

    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:45:01 GMT
    Police are looking for suspects believed to be connected with a deadly crime spree that spread from Horry County to North Carolina. (Source: Horry County Police Department)Police are looking for suspects believed to be connected with a deadly crime spree that spread from Horry County to North Carolina. (Source: Horry County Police Department)

    Horry County Police just released the following: On 8-15-18 Officers responded to the Food Lion located at 110 E. Hwy 9 in reference to a carjacking and homicide. At this location it is reported one black male, armed with a gun, confronted a store employee in the parking lot and demanded the employee unlock the store.

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    Horry County Police just released the following: On 8-15-18 Officers responded to the Food Lion located at 110 E. Hwy 9 in reference to a carjacking and homicide. At this location it is reported one black male, armed with a gun, confronted a store employee in the parking lot and demanded the employee unlock the store.

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  • Police release photos of suspects who tried to rob Green Sea bank while armed

    Police release photos of suspects who tried to rob Green Sea bank while armed

    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:27:59 GMT
    Horry police have released surveillance footage showing two suspects attempting to rob a Green Sea bank. (Source: HCPD)Horry police have released surveillance footage showing two suspects attempting to rob a Green Sea bank. (Source: HCPD)

    Horry County police are looking for two men who reportedly tried to rob a Green Sea bank while armed with guns.

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    Horry County police are looking for two men who reportedly tried to rob a Green Sea bank while armed with guns.

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  • SC man faces federal charges for allegedly selling drugs that caused woman’s death

    SC man faces federal charges for allegedly selling drugs that caused woman’s death

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:01:57 GMT
    James Latron Sumter (Source: Florence County Detention Center via Vinelink)James Latron Sumter (Source: Florence County Detention Center via Vinelink)

    A Myrtle Beach man federally indicted for selling drugs the FBI says caused the death of a woman will be arraigned later this month.

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    A Myrtle Beach man federally indicted for selling drugs the FBI says caused the death of a woman will be arraigned later this month.

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  • FIRST ALERT: Afternoon storm chances increasing

    FIRST ALERT: Afternoon storm chances increasing

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:28:15 GMT
    Saturday Future Radar and rain riskSaturday Future Radar and rain risk
    Saturday Future Radar and rain riskSaturday Future Radar and rain risk
    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The risk of afternoon and evening storms will start to increase on Friday and continue into the weekend.  Friday will be another hot one with temperatures near 90 at the beach and the lower 90s in the Pee Dee.  The heat index will climb to around 100 for most of the afternoon. The risk of afternoon storms will increase slightly with hit or miss downpours in some areas.  The weekend will see an increase in thunderstorm chances, but will not be...More >>
    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The risk of afternoon and evening storms will start to increase on Friday and continue into the weekend.  Friday will be another hot one with temperatures near 90 at the beach and the lower 90s in the Pee Dee.  The heat index will climb to around 100 for most of the afternoon. The risk of afternoon storms will increase slightly with hit or miss downpours in some areas.  The weekend will see an increase in thunderstorm chances, but will not be...More >>
  • Officials: Plane did not go down in Georgetown County; all clear given

    Officials: Plane did not go down in Georgetown County; all clear given

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:51:45 GMT
    (Source: Georgetown County, SC Facebook)(Source: Georgetown County, SC Facebook)

    An all clear has been given following reports of a possible plane going down in the ocean south of DeBordieu in Georgetown County.

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    An all clear has been given following reports of a possible plane going down in the ocean south of DeBordieu in Georgetown County.

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  • Socastee area man killed in moped crash

    Socastee area man killed in moped crash

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:40:42 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    A man died Wednesday from injuries sustained in a moped accident on S.C. 544 near Conway on August 5, according to Horry County Coroner Michelle McSpadden.

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    A man died Wednesday from injuries sustained in a moped accident on S.C. 544 near Conway on August 5, according to Horry County Coroner Michelle McSpadden.

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  • Coroner identifies second victim found burned in vehicle in Socastee area

    Coroner identifies second victim found burned in vehicle in Socastee area

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:18:13 GMT
    Matthew Autry and his daughter, Jordan (Source: Tracy Baker)Matthew Autry and his daughter, Jordan (Source: Tracy Baker)

    The coroner’s office has identified the second man found burned in a car off Butler Road in the Socastee area last month.

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    The coroner’s office has identified the second man found burned in a car off Butler Road in the Socastee area last month.

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  • Colorado husband arrested in deaths of wife, 2 little girls

    Colorado husband arrested in deaths of wife, 2 little girls

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:43:52 GMT
    The man's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.The man's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.

    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.

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    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.

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  • Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:50:48 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:43:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...

    Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department.

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    Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department.

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  • US approves new generic competitor to EpiPen

    US approves new generic competitor to EpiPen

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:47:00 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:38:21 GMT
    The new generic version will be sold by Teva Pharmaceuticals. (Source: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)The new generic version will be sold by Teva Pharmaceuticals. (Source: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

    US officials approves new generic competitor for emergency allergy medication EpiPen.

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    US officials approves new generic competitor for emergency allergy medication EpiPen.

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  • Program trains students how to treat gunshot wounds in case of a mass shooting

    Program trains students how to treat gunshot wounds in case of a mass shooting

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:16:18 GMT

    The program 'Stop the Bleed' teaches students how to stop the bleeding from gunshot wounds and other lifesaving techniques.

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    The program 'Stop the Bleed' teaches students how to stop the bleeding from gunshot wounds and other lifesaving techniques.

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  • Man accused of fatally stabbing ex's boyfriend during argument

    Man accused of fatally stabbing ex's boyfriend during argument

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:55:54 GMT

    The suspect and the mother of his children had been separated at least two years.

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    The suspect and the mother of his children had been separated at least two years.

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  • WATCH: Suspects in SC murder rob Chadbourn gas station, police say

    WATCH: Suspects in SC murder rob Chadbourn gas station, police say

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:44:48 GMT

    The suspects in a fatal shooting in Horry County, S.C., are believed to have robbed a store in Chadbourn shortly afterward, according to officials.

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    The suspects in a fatal shooting in Horry County, S.C., are believed to have robbed a store in Chadbourn shortly afterward, according to officials.

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  • Missing hiker survives by eating bees

    Missing hiker survives by eating bees

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:31:01 GMT
    Matt Matheny's parents said he had no supplies when he got lost hiking around Mount St. Helens. One of the ways he survived the ordeal was by eating huckleberries and bees. (Source: Family/KATU/CNN)Matt Matheny's parents said he had no supplies when he got lost hiking around Mount St. Helens. One of the ways he survived the ordeal was by eating huckleberries and bees. (Source: Family/KATU/CNN)

    Matt Matheny's parents said he had no supplies when he got lost hiking around Mount St. Helens. One of the ways he survived the ordeal was by eating huckleberries and bees.

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    Matt Matheny's parents said he had no supplies when he got lost hiking around Mount St. Helens. One of the ways he survived the ordeal was by eating huckleberries and bees.

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  • Lakewood Elementary School grows young minds through gardening

    Lakewood Elementary School grows young minds through gardening

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:04:41 GMT
    One school in Horry County is teaching both classroom skills and life skills through gardening (Source: WMBF News)One school in Horry County is teaching both classroom skills and life skills through gardening (Source: WMBF News)
    One school in Horry County is teaching both classroom skills and life skills through gardening (Source: WMBF News)One school in Horry County is teaching both classroom skills and life skills through gardening (Source: WMBF News)

    One school in Horry County is teaching both classroom skills and life skills through gardening. It started with a community garden at Lakewood Elementary School in Myrtle Beach, and now the idea is sparking interest from other schools. 

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    One school in Horry County is teaching both classroom skills and life skills through gardening. It started with a community garden at Lakewood Elementary School in Myrtle Beach, and now the idea is sparking interest from other schools. 

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  • Cafeteria employees preparing kitchens for the new school year

    Cafeteria employees preparing kitchens for the new school year

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:47:12 GMT
    Cafeteria employees at Lakewood Elementary School in Myrtle Beach say they are ready for the first day of school (Source: WMBF News)Cafeteria employees at Lakewood Elementary School in Myrtle Beach say they are ready for the first day of school (Source: WMBF News)
    Cafeteria employees at Lakewood Elementary School in Myrtle Beach say they are ready for the first day of school (Source: WMBF News)Cafeteria employees at Lakewood Elementary School in Myrtle Beach say they are ready for the first day of school (Source: WMBF News)

    Many parents and kids are gearing up to head back to school soon. Employees are also hard at work preparing their kitchens for the new school year. Cafeteria employees at Lakewood Elementary School in Myrtle Beach say they are ready for the first day of school.

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    Many parents and kids are gearing up to head back to school soon. Employees are also hard at work preparing their kitchens for the new school year. Cafeteria employees at Lakewood Elementary School in Myrtle Beach say they are ready for the first day of school.

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  • 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies

    'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:39:25 GMT

    Her voice is associated with an era of transformative music in the 1960s and 1970s as well as with some of the most important singular events in American history.

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    Her voice is associated with an era of transformative music in the 1960s and 1970s as well as with some of the most important singular events in American history.

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  • 64-year-old woman dies in Myrtle Beach car crash

    64-year-old woman dies in Myrtle Beach car crash

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:32:21 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    A woman died Wednesday morning following a vehicle collision Tuesday on Highway 17 Bypass near 82nd Parkway.

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    A woman died Wednesday morning following a vehicle collision Tuesday on Highway 17 Bypass near 82nd Parkway.

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  • 'It don’t get any worse': Couple arrested when malnourished dogs found at home

    'It don’t get any worse': Couple arrested when malnourished dogs found at home

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-08-16 13:24:11 GMT

    Fourteen animals were seized from a Mullins home Wednesday after they were found living in “deplorable conditions,” according to Marion County Animal Control Officer Fletcher Estes.

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    Fourteen animals were seized from a Mullins home Wednesday after they were found living in “deplorable conditions,” according to Marion County Animal Control Officer Fletcher Estes.

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  • Trial date set for one suspect in deadly convenience store robberies

    Trial date set for one suspect in deadly convenience store robberies

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:24 AM EDT2018-08-16 11:24:04 GMT
    Left: McKinley Daniels, Middle: James Daniels, Right: Jerome Jenkins (Source: HCPD)Left: McKinley Daniels, Middle: James Daniels, Right: Jerome Jenkins (Source: HCPD)
    Left: McKinley Daniels, Middle: James Daniels, Right: Jerome Jenkins (Source: HCPD)Left: McKinley Daniels, Middle: James Daniels, Right: Jerome Jenkins (Source: HCPD)

    A trial date has been set for one of the three suspects charged in connection to three convenience store robberies in 2015, two of which were deadly. According to a court roster from the 15th Circuit Solicitor’s Office, James Daniels’ trial is expected to begin on August 27.

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    A trial date has been set for one of the three suspects charged in connection to three convenience store robberies in 2015, two of which were deadly. According to a court roster from the 15th Circuit Solicitor’s Office, James Daniels’ trial is expected to begin on August 27.

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  • FIRST ALERT: Seasonably hot, humid weather sticks around

    FIRST ALERT: Seasonably hot, humid weather sticks around

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:24 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:24:45 GMT
    Source: WMBF First Alert WeatherSource: WMBF First Alert Weather
    Source: WMBF First Alert WeatherSource: WMBF First Alert Weather

    Seasonably hot and humid weather will linger through the rest of the week before rain chances increase again by the weekend.  This afternoon will be another hot one with temperatures near 90 at the beach and the lower and middle 90s across the Pee Dee. The heat index will climb to around 100 for most of the afternoon. While most areas will stay dry, a few spots may see a brief afternoon storm.

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    Seasonably hot and humid weather will linger through the rest of the week before rain chances increase again by the weekend.  This afternoon will be another hot one with temperatures near 90 at the beach and the lower and middle 90s across the Pee Dee. The heat index will climb to around 100 for most of the afternoon. While most areas will stay dry, a few spots may see a brief afternoon storm.

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  • Mugshots of the Month - July 2018

    Mugshots of the Month - July 2018

    Thursday, August 2 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-08-03 03:41:18 GMT
    Source: WMBF NewsSource: WMBF News

    View the mugshots of those booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center and Florence County Detention Center in July of 2018 here.

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    View the mugshots of those booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center and Florence County Detention Center in July of 2018 here.

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  • Mugshots of the Month - June 2018

    Mugshots of the Month - June 2018

    Monday, July 2 2018 10:50 PM EDT2018-07-03 02:50:20 GMT
    Source: WMBF NewsSource: WMBF News

    View the mugshots of those booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center and Florence County Detention Center in June of 2018 here.

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    View the mugshots of those booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center and Florence County Detention Center in June of 2018 here.

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  • Mugshots of the Month - May 2018

    Mugshots of the Month - May 2018

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-06-06 19:03:49 GMT
    (Source: WMBF News)(Source: WMBF News)

    View the mugshots of those booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center and Florence County Detention Center in May of 2018 here.

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    View the mugshots of those booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center and Florence County Detention Center in May of 2018 here.

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  • Woman caught in flood called 911, family: I'm going to drown

    Woman caught in flood called 911, family: I'm going to drown

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:02:59 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:44:26 GMT
    A woman swept into a lake by a flash flood says she called 911 and her family to say she didn't think she'd survive.More >>
    A woman swept into a lake by a flash flood says she called 911 and her family to say she didn't think she'd survive.More >>
  • 2 brothers pay respects as Marine killed in WWII is buried

    2 brothers pay respects as Marine killed in WWII is buried

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:56:54 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:44:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma). A Marine honor guard carries the remains of Emil Ragucci at the Holy Sepulcher cemetery Tuesday Aug. 14, 2018, in Philadelphia. Nearly 70 years after Ragucci was killed in WWII on the Pacific atoll of Tarawa, his remains we...(AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma). A Marine honor guard carries the remains of Emil Ragucci at the Holy Sepulcher cemetery Tuesday Aug. 14, 2018, in Philadelphia. Nearly 70 years after Ragucci was killed in WWII on the Pacific atoll of Tarawa, his remains we...
    The remains of a Marine lost since the early days of World War II have been buried in Philadelphia, more than 70 years after he was killed.More >>
    The remains of a Marine lost since the early days of World War II have been buried in Philadelphia, more than 70 years after he was killed.More >>
  • Colorado husband arrested in deaths of wife, 2 little girls

    Colorado husband arrested in deaths of wife, 2 little girls

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:43:52 GMT
    The man's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.The man's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.

    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.

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    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.

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  • Weather NewsMore>>

  • FIRST ALERT: Afternoon storm chances increasing

    FIRST ALERT: Afternoon storm chances increasing

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:28:15 GMT
    Saturday Future Radar and rain riskSaturday Future Radar and rain risk
    Saturday Future Radar and rain riskSaturday Future Radar and rain risk
    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The risk of afternoon and evening storms will start to increase on Friday and continue into the weekend.  Friday will be another hot one with temperatures near 90 at the beach and the lower 90s in the Pee Dee.  The heat index will climb to around 100 for most of the afternoon. The risk of afternoon storms will increase slightly with hit or miss downpours in some areas.  The weekend will see an increase in thunderstorm chances, but will not be...More >>
    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The risk of afternoon and evening storms will start to increase on Friday and continue into the weekend.  Friday will be another hot one with temperatures near 90 at the beach and the lower 90s in the Pee Dee.  The heat index will climb to around 100 for most of the afternoon. The risk of afternoon storms will increase slightly with hit or miss downpours in some areas.  The weekend will see an increase in thunderstorm chances, but will not be...More >>
  • FIRST ALERT: Seasonably hot, humid weather sticks around

    FIRST ALERT: Seasonably hot, humid weather sticks around

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:24 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:24:45 GMT
    Source: WMBF First Alert WeatherSource: WMBF First Alert Weather
    Source: WMBF First Alert WeatherSource: WMBF First Alert Weather

    Seasonably hot and humid weather will linger through the rest of the week before rain chances increase again by the weekend.  This afternoon will be another hot one with temperatures near 90 at the beach and the lower and middle 90s across the Pee Dee. The heat index will climb to around 100 for most of the afternoon. While most areas will stay dry, a few spots may see a brief afternoon storm.

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    Seasonably hot and humid weather will linger through the rest of the week before rain chances increase again by the weekend.  This afternoon will be another hot one with temperatures near 90 at the beach and the lower and middle 90s across the Pee Dee. The heat index will climb to around 100 for most of the afternoon. While most areas will stay dry, a few spots may see a brief afternoon storm.

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  • FIRST ALERT: Seasonably hot, then better weekend storm chances

    FIRST ALERT: Seasonably hot, then better weekend storm chances

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:49:12 GMT
    Rain chances through the weekendRain chances through the weekend
    Rain chances through the weekendRain chances through the weekend
    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Seasonably hot and humid weather will linger through the rest of the week before rain chances increase again by the weekend.  Tonight will be mild, muggy and mostly clear with temperatures dropping into the lower and middle 70s by daybreak Thursday.  Thursday afternoon will be another hot one with temperatures near 90 at the beach and the lower and middle 90s across the Pee Dee.  The heat index will climb to around 100 for most of the afterno...More >>
    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Seasonably hot and humid weather will linger through the rest of the week before rain chances increase again by the weekend.  Tonight will be mild, muggy and mostly clear with temperatures dropping into the lower and middle 70s by daybreak Thursday.  Thursday afternoon will be another hot one with temperatures near 90 at the beach and the lower and middle 90s across the Pee Dee.  The heat index will climb to around 100 for most of the afterno...More >>

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