Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1127 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

GAZ119-221545-
COASTAL CHATHAM GA-
1127 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...WATERSPOUT OFF THE COAST OF WASSAW ISLAND...

AT 1125 AM EDT...A WATERSPOUT WAS REPORTED IN WASSAW SOUND,
JUST OFF OF WASSAW ISLAND.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUT.

  IMPACT...THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE THAT THE WATERSPOUT COULD MOVE
           ONSHORE AS A VERY BRIEF TORNADO. LIGHT OBJECTS SUCH AS
           LAWN FURNITURE COULD BECOME AIRBORNE IF THIS OCCURS.
           MINOR TREE DAMAGE IS POSSIBLE.

SOME COASTAL LOCATIONS THAT COULD BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WASSAW ISLAND, SKIDAWAY ISLAND, AND WILMINGTON ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3198 8090 3194 8090 3192 8092 3189 8094
      3189 8099 3197 8102

$$



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