Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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

GAZ101-SCZ040-042>044-047-048-231945-
EFFINGHAM GA-INLAND JASPER SC-DORCHESTER SC-INLAND COLLETON SC-
ALLENDALE SC-BEAUFORT SC-HAMPTON SC-
258 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF EFFINGHAM...
HAMPTON...COLLETON...BEAUFORT...ALLENDALE...JASPER AND DORCHESTER
COUNTIES UNTIL 345 PM EDT...

AT 257 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SEIGLING TO NEAR
KILDARE...AND MOVING EAST AT 65 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WALTERBORO...RIDGELAND...HAMPTON...YEMASSEE...LAKE WARREN STATE
PARK...SAINT GEORGE...INDIAN FIELD AND COLLETON.

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 3267 8065 3266 8068 3264 8068 3264 8066
      3263 8067 3261 8066 3254 8068 3242 8142
      3312 8120 3303 8108 3310 8095 3306 8090
      3309 8088 3313 8089 3333 8052
TIME...MOT...LOC 1857Z 257DEG 54KT 3308 8133 3258 8144

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