Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
342 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

SCZ045-052030-
INLAND BERKELEY SC-
342 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF BERKELEY COUNTY UNTIL
430 PM EDT...
...MARINERS ON LAKE MOULTRIE SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR...

AT 341 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 8
MILES NORTHEAST OF JEDBURG...OR 9 MILES WEST OF MONCKS CORNER...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MONCKS CORNER...ST. STEPHEN...BONNEAU...PINOPOLIS...BONNEAU BEACH...
SAINT STEPHEN...OLD SANTEE CANAL STATE PARK AND NORTHERN LAKE
MOULTRIE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS ON LAKE MOULTRIE SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY. IF
CAUGHT ON THE OPEN WATER...STAY AS LOW AS POSSIBLE AND WEAR A
PERSONAL FLOTATION DEVICE. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER YOU ARE
AT RISK FOR BEING STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3349 7995 3343 7987 3343 7988 3340 7985
      3337 7980 3338 7979 3333 7976 3306 8010
      3315 8027 3346 8015 3346 8014 3348 8015
      3350 8012 3350 8009 3351 8008 3351 7999
TIME...MOT...LOC 1941Z 217DEG 29KT 3316 8016

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