Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
326 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

SCC019-031945-
/O.CON.KCHS.SV.W.0096.000000T0000Z-150703T1945Z/
CHARLESTON SC-
326 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 345 PM EDT
FOR CHARLESTON COUNTY...

AT 325 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM HAMPTON PLANTATION STATE PARK TO CAPERS INLET...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
AWENDAW...SOUTH SANTEE AND MCCLELLANVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS A DANGEROUS SITUATION. THESE STORMS ARE PRODUCING WIDESPREAD
WIND DAMAGE ACROSS THE CHARLESTON TRI-COUNTY AREA. SEEK SHELTER NOW
INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM   WINDOWS.

DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING
WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF
NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU
ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

REPORT DAMAGE DIRECTLY TO THE CHARLESTON NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT
1-888-383-2024 WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO.

&&

LAT...LON 3309 7934 3300 7936 3304 7954 3295 7962
      3291 7957 3276 7984 3279 7991 3281 7992
      3283 7990 3316 7936 3314 7927
TIME...MOT...LOC 1925Z 243DEG 36KT 3317 7945 3285 7968

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$


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