Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32

000
WWUS82 KCHS 170007
SPSCHS

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
807 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

SCZ042-043-170030-
HAMPTON-INLAND COLLETON-
807 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF HAMPTON AND COLLETON
COUNTIES THROUGH 830 PM EDT...

AT 805 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM ISLANDTON TO 7
MILES SOUTHEAST OF ISLANDTON...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDE...
ISLANDTON...HAMPTON-VARNVILLE AIRPORT...VARNVILLE...

PREPARE NOW FOR THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS...
FUNNEL CLOUDS...
TORRENTIAL RAIN WHICH MAY PRODUCE LOCALIZED FLOODING...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS THUNDERSTORM IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAIN...WHICH MAY
FLOOD DITCHES AND LOW-LYING AREAS. REDUCE VEHICLE SPEED TO LOWER THE
RISK OF HYDROPLANING. DO NOT DRIVE INTO PLACES WHERE WATER COVERS THE
ROAD. SEEK AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

BE ALERT FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS AS STORMS APPROACH.

&&

LAT...LON 3298 8096 3289 8070 3272 8085 3283 8113
TIME...MOT...LOC 0006Z 055DEG 7KT 3292 8099 3287 8083

$$







USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.