Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WWUS82 KCHS 130006 SPSCHS Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Charleston SC 806 PM EDT THU OCT 12 2017 SCZ045-130030- Inland Berkeley- 806 PM EDT THU OCT 12 2017 ...GUSTY THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF BERKELEY COUNTY... ...MARINERS ON LAKE MOULTRIE AND EASTERN LAKE MARION SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR... At 805 PM EDT, National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm over St. Stephen, or 13 miles north of Moncks Corner, moving southwest at 15 mph. HAZARD...strong winds 35 TO 40 mph. IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of light, unsecured objects. Some locations in the path of this storm include... Moncks Corner, St. Stephen, Bonneau, Southern Lake Moultrie, Eadytown, Cross, Northern Lake Moultrie and Bonneau Beach. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Boaters on Lake Moultrie and the eastern portions of Lake Marion should seek safe harbor immediately. If caught on the open water, stay as low as possible and wear a personal flotation device. Remember, if you can hear thunder you are at risk for being struck by lightning. Report damage directly to the Charleston National Weather Service at 1-888-383-2024 when it is safe to do so. You can also email your report to nws.charlestonsc@noaa.gov. && LAT...LON 3335 7984 3316 8007 3339 8024 3339 8023 3345 8022 3344 8021 3345 8021 3346 8015 3345 8014 3348 8015 3350 8012 3350 8009 3351 8008 3350 8002 3351 7999 TIME...MOT...LOC 0005Z 058DEG 11KT 3339 7998 $$

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