Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
316 PM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

GAZ118-119-SCZ047-051-071945-
COASTAL CHATHAM GA-COASTAL CHATHAM GA-INLAND CHATHAM GA-
INLAND CHATHAM GA-INLAND JASPER SC-COASTAL JASPER SC-
316 PM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF CHATHAM AND JASPER
COUNTIES UNTIL 345 PM EDT...

AT 315 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
HUTCHINSON ISLAND...OR NEAR SAVANNAH...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SAVANNAH...BELLINGER HILL AREA...GARDEN CITY...THUNDERBOLT...
HUTCHINSON ISLAND...SAVANNAH HISTORIC DISTRICT...WHITEMARSH ISLAND
AND ISLE OF HOPE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3199 8104 3209 8120 3221 8109 3214 8096
      3213 8096 3213 8095 3212 8093
TIME...MOT...LOC 1915Z 029DEG 6KT 3211 8105

$$

JRL


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