Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
602 PM EDT SAT JUN 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...
  CHARLESTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...
  BERKELEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 602 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 14 MILES WEST OF
  GEORGETOWN...MOVING SOUTH AT 40 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MCCLELLANVILLE...AWENDAW...JAMESTOWN...SANTEE COASTAL RESERVE...CAPE
  ISLAND...LIGHTHOUSE ISLAND...HUGER AND HAMPTON PLANTATION STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. IF THIS IS NOT POSSIBLE...AVOID OPEN OUTDOOR
SPACES AND REMAIN LOW. STAY AWAY FROM TALL OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES AND
UTILITY POLES.

REPORT DAMAGE DIRECTLY TO THE CHARLESTON NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT
1-888-383-2024 WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO.

&&

LAT...LON 3307 7931 3298 7934 3297 7952 3309 7997
      3336 7993 3338 7979 3332 7974 3332 7970
      3324 7950 3325 7948 3323 7948 3324 7946
      3322 7945 3316 7937 3314 7927 3311 7927
TIME...MOT...LOC 2202Z 351DEG 36KT 3332 7954

HAIL...0.88IN
WIND...60MPH

$$



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