Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
841 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

GAZ099-114-115-230115-
Evans-Candler-Tattnall-
841 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF EVANS...CANDLER AND
TATTNALL COUNTIES...

At 841 PM EDT, National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a
strong thunderstorm near Oak Park, or 12 miles west of Metter, moving
east at 25 mph.

  HAZARD...strong winds 45 to 55 mph and up to penny sized hail.

  IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light, unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to plants,
           trees and crops is possible. Damage to windshields is
           unlikely.

Some locations in the path of this storm include...
Metter, Cobbtown, Pulaski and Aline.

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.

This storm may intensify. Be certain to monitor local radio and TV
stations as well as local cable TV outlets for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

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 3244 8219 3248 8218 3245 8196 3242 8194
      3242 8192 3227 8196 3227 8195 3220 8197
      3226 8222 3234 8224 3235 8225
TIME...MOT...LOC 0041Z 279DEG 20KT 3239 8228

$$



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