Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
611 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

SCZ015-016-272245-
CHESTERFIELD-LANCASTER-
611 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN LANCASTER
AND CHESTERFIELD COUNTIES...

AT 611 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES NORTHEAST OF STURDIVANTS TO CLIO...AND MOVING
SOUTHWEST AT 15 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 45 TO 55 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CHESTERFIELD...SOCIETY HILL...RUBY...PATRICK...
MOUNT CROGHAN AND MCFARLAN.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3460 7981 3453 7983 3453 7984 3449 7988
      3449 7997 3450 7999 3449 8003 3479 8055
      3482 8051 3481 7994 3476 7993 3474 7989
      3468 7986 3465 7980 3461 7978
TIME...MOT...LOC 2211Z 031DEG 15KT 3495 8023 3459 7954
$$

LM



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