Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
217 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

GAZ088-099>101-114>116-137-138-231915-
BULLOCH GA-TATTNALL GA-SCREVEN GA-LONG GA-INLAND LIBERTY GA-
INLAND BRYAN GA-EVANS GA-CANDLER GA-EFFINGHAM GA-
217 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SCREVEN...BRYAN...
BULLOCH...CANDLER...LONG...TATTNALL...EVANS...EFFINGHAM AND LIBERTY
COUNTIES UNTIL 315 PM EDT...

AT 217 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES SOUTHEAST OF TWIN
CITY TO NEAR PLANT HATCH...AND MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HINESVILLE...STATESBORO...REIDSVILLE...METTER...CLAXTON...PEMBROKE...
BAY AND WESTSIDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT DRIVE
YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO 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.

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LAT...LON 3216 8218 3223 8221 3250 8209 3258 8138
      3178 8154 3179 8198 3186 8211 3190 8211
      3189 8213 3191 8213 3190 8219 3192 8222
TIME...MOT...LOC 1817Z 276DEG 39KT 3250 8209 3194 8230

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