Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
459 PM EDT MON AUG 14 2017

SCZ047-142130-
Inland Jasper-
459 PM EDT MON AUG 14 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF JASPER COUNTY...

At 458 PM EDT, National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a
strong thunderstorm over Tillman, or near Ridgeland. This storm was
nearly stationary.

  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 this storm include...
Ridgeland, Tillman, Grahamville and Switzerland.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm and may lead to
flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Do not drive your
vehicle through flooded roadways.

Report damage directly to the Charleston National Weather Service at
1-888-383-2024 when it is safe to do so. You can also email your
report to nws.charlestonsc@noaa.gov.

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LAT...LON 3262 8096 3249 8088 3234 8115 3236 8117
      3237 8117 3244 8121 3244 8120 3245 8121
      3245 8120 3246 8119 3249 8123
TIME...MOT...LOC 2058Z 124DEG 4KT 3247 8109

$$



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