Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
454 AM EDT SUN JUL 13 2014

GAZ117-119-139-141-SCZ048>052-131500-
COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER-
TIDAL BERKELEY-
454 AM EDT SUN JUL 13 2014

...ISOLATED WATERSPOUTS AND FUNNEL CLOUDS COULD APPROACH SHORE
THIS MORNING...

CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN FAVORABLE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO
PRODUCE ISOLATED FUNNEL CLOUDS AND WATERSPOUTS ON NEARSHORE
COASTAL WATERS AND ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS THIS MORNING. AS
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MOVE TOWARD THE NORTH...ANY WATERSPOUTS
OR FUNNEL CLOUDS COULD APPROACH OR BRIEFLY MOVE OVER LAND AREAS.

WATERSPOUTS TYPICALLY DISSIPATE RAPIDLY AS THEY MOVE ONSHORE.
LANDFALLING AND DISSIPATING WATERSPOUTS CAN PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS
WHICH CAN TOSS LAWN FURNITURE AND LIGHT OBJECTS ON THE BEACH.

WATERSPOUTS ON SOUNDS AND RIVERS CAN PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
FOR SMALL CRAFT.

BOATERS AND COASTAL RESIDENTS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT FOR FUNNEL
CLOUDS AND APPROACHING WATERSPOUTS THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REPORT ANY SIGHTINGS OF FUNNEL CLOUDS...WATERSPOUTS AND TORNADOES
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-
2024 WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO.

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