Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
921 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

GAZ139>141-221445-
Inland McIntosh-Coastal Liberty-Coastal McIntosh-
921 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF MCINTOSH COUNTY...

At 920 AM EST, National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a
strong thunderstorm over Darien, moving east at 50 mph.

  HAZARD...strong winds 45 to 55 mph and up to penny sized hail.

  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.

Some locations in the path of this storm include...
Darien, Wolf Island, Eulonia, Valona, Little Saint Simons Island,
Cox, Meridian and Townsend.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A tornado watch is in effect. Thunderstorms can produce tornadoes
suddenly, sometimes with little or no warning. Be alert for rapidly
changing weather conditions and be ready to act quickly if severe
weather is observed or a warning is issued.

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 3129 8142 3133 8144 3135 8152 3140 8158
      3145 8162 3147 8161 3152 8166 3162 8146
      3157 8113 3140 8123 3137 8122 3135 8124
      3130 8122 3129 8124
TIME...MOT...LOC 1420Z 278DEG 42KT 3141 8146

$$

CB



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