Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
149 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

GAZ101-SCZ047-051-311815-
EFFINGHAM GA-INLAND JASPER SC-COASTAL JASPER SC-
149 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF EFFINGHAM AND JASPER
COUNTIES UNTIL 215 PM EDT...

AT 149 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM SWITZERLAND TO NEAR
EBENEZER TO STILLWELL...AND MOVING SOUTH AT 5 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RIDGELAND...SPRINGFIELD...JASPER...RINCON...HARDEEVILLE...
GRAHAMVILLE...PURYSBURGH AND STILLWELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3243 8132 3242 8113 3256 8095 3236 8088
      3235 8092 3233 8093 3230 8098 3231 8100
      3229 8100 3223 8111 3224 8119 3223 8121
      3223 8138
TIME...MOT...LOC 1749Z 358DEG 5KT 3245 8102 3236 8113 3237 8124

$$

MTE


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