Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
728 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

GAZ087-088-099-100-114-115-210000-
BULLOCH-CANDLER-EVANS-JENKINS-SCREVEN-TATTNALL-
728 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF TATTNALL...SCREVEN...
JENKINS...EVANS...BULLOCH AND CANDLER COUNTIES THROUGH 800 PM EDT...

AT 723 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM SCARBORO TO 6
MILES NORTHWEST OF ALTAMAHA...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDE...
PORTAL...PARKERS...ZEIGLER...WESTSIDE...MALLARDS POND...GORDONIA
ALTAMAHA STATE PARK...MIDDLEGROUND...HOPEULIKIT...GOLOID...HUNTERS
POINTE...

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.

HAVE AN ACTION PLAN READY IN THE EVENT THIS STORM STRENGTHENS OR A
WARNING IS ISSUED. CONTINUE TO MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO ALL HAZARDS
FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION.

&&

LAT...LON 3218 8219 3229 8223 3246 8215 3253 8214
      3256 8208 3254 8203 3260 8201 3266 8209
      3271 8210 3277 8209 3284 8186 3261 8148
      3182 8203 3187 8212 3189 8211 3189 8213
      3190 8214 3190 8219 3191 8223
TIME...MOT...LOC 2328Z 312DEG 16KT 3270 8183 3202 8224

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