Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WWUS82 KCHS 242148 SPSCHS Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Charleston SC 548 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017 GAZ087-088-099-100-242215- Bulloch-Candler-Jenkins-Screven- 548 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SCREVEN...BULLOCH... JENKINS AND CANDLER COUNTIES... At 547 PM EDT, National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm over Garfield, or 13 miles east of Swainsboro, moving northeast at 45 mph. HAZARD...strong winds 45 to 55 mph. IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of light, unsecured objects. Some locations in the path of this storm include... Millen, Butts, Portal, Rocky Ford, Woodcliff, Emmalane and Scarboro. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A tornado watch is in effect. Thunderstorms can produce tornadoes suddenly, sometimes with little or no warning. Be alert for rapidly changing weather conditions and be ready to act quickly if severe weather is observed or a warning is issued. && LAT...LON 3253 8214 3256 8209 3254 8203 3260 8200 3262 8202 3266 8208 3274 8211 3292 8185 3270 8163 3242 8212 3250 8217 TIME...MOT...LOC 2147Z 238DEG 38KT 3262 8211 $$

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