Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
754 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

SCZ021-027-028-310030-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-FAIRFIELD-
754 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN
RICHLAND...SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD AND NORTHWESTERN LEXINGTON COUNTIES...
...BOATERS ON LAKE MURRAY SHOULD SEEK SHELTER...

AT 753 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS 10 MILES NORTHWEST OF
LEXINGTON...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 35 TO 45 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COLUMBIA...LEXINGTON...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...IRMO...SPRINGDALE...
ST. ANDREWS...OAK GROVE...RED BANK...CHAPIN...
SEVEN OAKS AND LAKE MURRAY OF RICHLAND.

IF YOU ARE ON OR NEAR LAKE MURRAY...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND MOVE
INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO
15 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...
YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER
NOW. DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

LAT...LON 3393 8108 3397 8148 3406 8148 3409 8147
      3408 8145 3408 8143 3407 8141 3407 8139
      3412 8143 3414 8143 3416 8142 3420 8109
TIME...MOT...LOC 2353Z 268DEG 19KT 3406 8140
$$

JAQ



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