Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
520 PM EDT SUN AUG 13 2017

SCZ045-132200-
Inland Berkeley-
520 PM EDT SUN AUG 13 2017

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

...MARINERS ON LAKE MOULTRIE AND EASTERN LAKE MARION SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR...

At 519 PM EDT, National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a
strong thunderstorm over Cross, or 13 miles northwest of Moncks
Corner, moving east at 15 mph.

  HAZARD...strong winds 45 to 55 mph.

  IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light, unsecured objects.

Some locations in the path of this storm include...
Moncks Corner, St. Stephen, Bonneau, Southern Lake Moultrie,
Eadytown, Cross, Northern Lake Moultrie and Bonneau Beach.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Boaters on Lake Moultrie and Eastern Lake Marion 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.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3345 7988 3340 7985 3337 7980 3338 7979
      3333 7975 3306 8006 3318 8030 3320 8033
      3327 8036 3327 8030 3330 8025 3345 8022
      3345 8014 3348 8015 3350 8012 3350 8009
      3351 8008 3351 7999
TIME...MOT...LOC 2119Z 272DEG 13KT 3336 8014

$$

DPB



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