Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
847 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

SCZ044-045-040215-
DORCHESTER SC-INLAND BERKELEY SC-
847 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF BERKELEY AND
DORCHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 915 PM EST...
...MARINERS ON LAKE MOULTRIE SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR...

AT 847 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR NORTHERN LAKE MOULTRIE
TO NEAR GIVHANS...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SUMMERVILLE...MONCKS CORNER...SLANDS BRIDGE...LADSON...ST. STEPHEN...
BONNEAU...BONNEAU BEACH AND SAINT STEPHEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS ON LAKE MOULTRIE SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY. IF
CAUGHT ON THE OPEN WATER...STAY AS LOW AS POSSIBLE AND WEAR A
PERSONAL FLOTATION DEVICE. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER YOU ARE
AT RISK FOR BEING STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3343 7987 3343 7988 3340 7985 3337 7980
      3338 7979 3332 7974 3332 7970 3316 7979
      3301 8012 3302 8017 3299 8016 3289 8037
      3290 8037 3343 8005 3349 7995
TIME...MOT...LOC 0147Z 237DEG 45KT 3336 8010 3294 8036

$$

FWA


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