Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
825 PM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

SCZ045-050-210115-
INLAND BERKELEY SC-CHARLESTON SC-
825 PM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF CHARLESTON AND
BERKELEY COUNTIES UNTIL 915 PM EDT...

AT 825 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR OLD SANTEE CANAL STATE PARK...OR NEAR MONCKS
CORNER...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

  HAZARD...STRONG WINDS 45 TO 55 MPH...UP TO PENNY SIZED HAIL AND
           EXCESSIVE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

  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. ALL OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES SHOULD CEASE. MOVE
           INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE...
JAMESTOWN AND HAMPTON PLANTATION STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3309 7995 3325 7996 3334 7976 3332 7974
      3332 7970 3330 7966 3327 7956 3325 7953
      3324 7949 3325 7948 3323 7948 3324 7946
      3322 7945 3322 7944 3316 7938
TIME...MOT...LOC 0025Z 258DEG 25KT 3319 7990

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