Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
442 PM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

GAZ088-SCZ040-042-043-242130-
Screven-Allendale-Hampton-Inland Colleton-
442 PM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SCREVEN...HAMPTON...
COLLETON AND ALLENDALE COUNTIES...

At 442 PM EDT, National Weather Service doppler radar indicated
strong thunderstorms along a line extending from Sycamore to near
Burtons Ferry Landing, and moving east at 15 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...
Allendale, Hampton, Lake Warren State Park, Colleton, Varnville,
Estill, Fairfax and Brunson.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Excessive cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

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LAT...LON 3305 8113 3305 8110 3303 8108 3310 8094
      3306 8091 3308 8089 3301 8067 3264 8129
      3281 8166 3312 8119
TIME...MOT...LOC 2042Z 288DEG 11KT 3306 8120 3286 8154

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