Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
711 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017

GAZ101-118-119-SCZ047-048-051-192345-
Effingham-Coastal Chatham-Inland Chatham-Inland Jasper-Coastal
Jasper-Beaufort-
711 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF EFFINGHAM...
CHATHAM...BEAUFORT AND JASPER COUNTIES...

At 711 PM EDT, National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a
strong thunderstorm near Hardeeville, or 10 miles north of Bellinger
Hill Area, moving southwest at 15 mph.

  HAZARD...strong winds 45 to 55 mph, up to penny sized hail and
           excessive cloud to ground lightning.

  IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light, unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to plants,
           trees and crops is possible. Damage to windshields is
           unlikely. All outdoor activities should cease. Move
           indoors immediately.

Some locations in the path of this storm include...
Bluffton, Bellinger Hill Area, Rincon, Port Wentworth, Hardeeville,
Purysburgh, Monteith and Pritchardville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This storm may intensify. Be certain to monitor local radio and TV
stations as well as local cable TV outlets for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

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 3224 8129 3239 8108 3228 8090 3208 8105
      3208 8106
TIME...MOT...LOC 2311Z 040DEG 12KT 3231 8103

$$



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