Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
535 PM EDT WED JUL 22 2015

SCZ048-222200-
BEAUFORT SC-BEAUFORT SC-
535 PM EDT WED JUL 22 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF BEAUFORT COUNTY UNTIL
600 PM EDT...

AT 535 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
PARRIS ISLAND...OR OVER PORT ROYAL...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HILTON HEAD ISLAND...BEAUFORT...PORT ROYAL...FRIPP ISLAND...FOLLY
FIELD...HILTON HEAD AIRPORT...PARRIS ISLAND AND SHELL POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3230 8086 3248 8048 3246 8049 3241 8046
      3241 8043 3238 8043 3234 8046 3231 8044
      3232 8045 3225 8063 3230 8065 3226 8066
      3223 8063 3221 8068 3216 8072
TIME...MOT...LOC 2135Z 309DEG 9KT 3236 8068

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