Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
345 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

SCZ050-052-192045-
CHARLESTON-TIDAL BERKELEY-
345 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF CHARLESTON AND
BERKELEY COUNTIES THROUGH 445 PM EDT...

AT 342 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM RANTOWLES TO FOLLY
BEACH...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDE...
JOHNS ISLAND...ANGEL OAK PARK...FOLLY BEACH...OAKLAND...OAKLAND...
SOUTH WINDERMERE...SAINT ANDREWS...CHARLESTON...DOWNTOWN
CHARLESTON...

PREPARE NOW FOR THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS...
GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH...
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS THUNDERSTORM. IF
OUTDOORS...STAY AWAY FROM ISOLATED TALL OBJECTS. IF INDOORS...STAY
AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS. AVOID USING PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL
APPLIANCES UNLESS IT IS AN EMERGENCY.

BE ALERT FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS AS STORMS APPROACH.
BE READY TO TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION IN CASE A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
WARNING IS ISSUED FOR YOUR LOCATION.

&&

LAT...LON 3285 7969 3280 7973 3275 7984 3278 7990
      3277 7992 3275 7991 3275 7987 3273 7986
      3268 7988 3264 7998 3261 7999 3278 8026
      3295 7970 3290 7959
TIME...MOT...LOC 1945Z 264DEG 30KT 3276 8013 3266 7995

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