Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
611 PM EDT FRI JUL 24 2015

GAZ117-119-139-242245-
COASTAL CHATHAM GA-COASTAL CHATHAM GA-COASTAL BRYAN GA-
COASTAL BRYAN GA-COASTAL LIBERTY GA-COASTAL LIBERTY GA-
611 PM EDT FRI JUL 24 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF BRYAN...CHATHAM AND
LIBERTY COUNTIES UNTIL 645 PM EDT...

AT 610 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
OSSABAW SOUND...OR 13 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WILMINGTON ISLAND...MOVING
SOUTH AT 15 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM. THIS STORM WILL ALSO PRODUCE TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IN
SHORT PERIOD OF TIME.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OSSABAW SOUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

REPORT DAMAGE DIRECTLY TO THE CHARLESTON NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT
1-888-383-2024 WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO.

&&

LAT...LON 3170 8119 3172 8120 3188 8119 3188 8098
      3187 8098 3182 8104 3181 8104 3177 8106
      3172 8113 3170 8114 3169 8116 3169 8119
TIME...MOT...LOC 2210Z 006DEG 11KT 3184 8109

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