Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
536 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN COLUMBIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  RICHMOND COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA
  MCDUFFIE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA
  NORTHWESTERN BURKE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA
  SOUTHERN COLUMBIA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA

* UNTIL 615 PM EDT

* AT 535 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL...AND
  DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.  THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 6 MILES
  SOUTH OF HARLEM...OR 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF GROVETOWN...AND MOVING
  SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

* SOME COMMUNITIES IN THE WARNING AREA INCLUDE THOMSON...HEPHZIBAH...
  HARLEM...GROVETOWN AND FORT GORDON

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY! LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES NUMBER ONE KILLERS.
REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

REPORT LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS OR FLOODING TO YOUR COUNTY
SHERIFF...OR USE WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSCOLUMBIA AND EMAIL
CAEWX@NOAA.GOV TO RELAY SEVERE WEATHER REPORTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3365 8244 3347 8210 3327 8186 3306 8229
      3312 8229 3322 8224 3325 8225 3331 8234
      3331 8239 3334 8245 3334 8250 3335 8255
      3341 8255 3346 8260 3357 8264
TIME...MOT...LOC 2136Z 319DEG 17KT 3333 8232

$$

WRS





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