Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
503 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

SCZ043>045-048>050-052-232200-
TIDAL BERKELEY SC-DORCHESTER SC-INLAND BERKELEY SC-
INLAND COLLETON SC-CHARLESTON SC-BEAUFORT SC-COASTAL COLLETON SC-
503 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF CHARLESTON...
BERKELEY...COLLETON...BEAUFORT AND DORCHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM
EDT...

AT 503 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM COTTAGEVILLE TO NEAR LADYS
ISLAND...AND MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHARLESTON...NORTH CHARLESTON...MOUNT PLEASANT...SUMMERVILLE...GOOSE
CREEK...HANAHAN...BEAUFORT AND PORT ROYAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT DRIVE
YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3316 7972 3277 7982 3275 7985 3280 7993
      3273 7988 3274 7987 3267 7990 3255 8019
      3256 8019 3248 8033 3251 8036 3247 8041
      3250 8043 3251 8051 3241 8046 3241 8043
      3238 8043 3237 8069 3299 8050
TIME...MOT...LOC 2103Z 256DEG 24KT 3293 8046 3245 8060

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