Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
156 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

SCZ050-251830-
CHARLESTON-
156 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF FAR NORTHERN
CHARLESTON COUNTY THROUGH 230 PM EDT...

AT 153 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR DETECTED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM...NEAR SOUTH SANTEE...MOVING EAST AT 5 MPH.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDE...
SOUTH SANTEE...HAMPTON PLANTATION STATE PARK...SANTEE COASTAL
RESERVE...

PREPARE NOW FOR THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS...
STRONG WINDS OF 45 TO 55 MPH...
PENNY SIZE HAIL...
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.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3311 7928 3310 7951 3315 7952 3320 7948
      3321 7946 3321 7945 3322 7944 3321 7943
      3318 7940 3316 7935 3316 7933 3315 7932
      3314 7927 3312 7927
TIME...MOT...LOC 1756Z 274DEG 6KT 3316 7940

$$

JAQ








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