Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
429 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

GAZ087-088-099>101-114-115-082230-
BULLOCH GA-TATTNALL GA-SCREVEN GA-JENKINS GA-EVANS GA-CANDLER GA-
EFFINGHAM GA-
429 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GUSTY SHOWERS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SCREVEN...JENKINS...
BULLOCH...CANDLER...TATTNALL...EVANS AND EFFINGHAM COUNTIES THROUGH
530 PM EST...

AT 426 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF SHOWERS  ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR MILLETT TO 6 MILES NORTHEAST OF
HAZLEHURST...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

THESE SHOWERS ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 MPH
AND DIME SIZE HAIL.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
STATESBORO...REIDSVILLE...METTER...MILLEN...SYLVANIA...SPRINGFIELD...
CLAXTON AND WESTSIDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GIVEN THE SATURATED GROUND CONDITIONS...WIND GUSTS OVER 40 MPH COULD
KNOCK DOWN SMALL TREES. UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS COULD ALSO
GET TOSSED BY THE WIND. MOVE INDOORS IF POSSIBLE UNTIL THE STRONG
WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

LAT...LON 3252 8215 3260 8200 3283 8215 3292 8208
      3295 8186 3291 8176 3304 8154 3284 8142
      3263 8142 3252 8123 3235 8116 3215 8140
      3224 8144 3216 8178 3209 8172 3178 8198
      3190 8211 3192 8222 3218 8218 3235 8225
TIME...MOT...LOC 2126Z 297DEG 21KT 3302 8156 3193 8251

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