Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
617 PM EDT TUE JUL 19 2016

SCZ044-050-052-192230-
DORCHESTER SC-TIDAL BERKELEY SC-CHARLESTON SC-
617 PM EDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF CHARLESTON AND
DORCHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM EDT...

AT 617 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SLANDS BRIDGE
TO NEAR HANAHAN...AND MOVING WEST AT 5 MPH.

  HAZARD...STRONG WINDS 45 TO 55 MPH AND EXCESSIVE CLOUD TO GROUND
           LIGHTNING.

  IMPACT...EXPECT MINOR DAMAGE TO TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND OF
           LIGHT...UNSECURED OBJECTS. ALL OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES SHOULD
           CEASE. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE... NORTH
CHARLESTON...SUMMERVILLE...GOOSE CREEK...HANAHAN...
ARCHDALE...MIDDLETON PLACE AND SLANDS BRIDGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE STORMS 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3302 8015 3299 8010 3300 8005 3294 8002
      3295 8000 3300 8000 3300 7997 3292 7999
      3294 8000 3293 8002 3291 8002 3290 7999
      3278 8002 3290 8040 3297 8042 3299 8041
      3304 8034
TIME...MOT...LOC 2217Z 085DEG 5KT 3296 8031 3294 8003

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