Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WWUS82 KCHS 172247 SPSCHS SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 647 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 SCZ043-049-172315- COASTAL COLLETON-INLAND COLLETON- 647 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF COLLETON COUNTY THROUGH 715 PM EDT... AT 645 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...NEAR THAYER...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 15 MPH. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDE... LOWCOUNTRY REGIONAL AIRPORT...WALTERBORO...THAYER...NEYLES... DRAWDY...RITTER...ASHEPOO... PREPARE NOW FOR THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS... GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH... PENNY SIZE HAIL... PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS THUNDERSTORM. IF OUTDOORS...STAY AWAY FROM ISOLATED TALL OBJECTS. IF INDOORS...STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS. AVOID USING PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES UNLESS IT IS AN EMERGENCY. BE ALERT FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS AS STORMS APPROACH. BE READY TO TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION IN CASE A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS ISSUED FOR YOUR LOCATION. && LAT...LON 3268 8058 3286 8089 3299 8061 3291 8041 TIME...MOT...LOC 2247Z 029DEG 14KT 3287 8061 $$

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