Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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WUUS52 KCHS 040201
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/O.NEW.KCHS.SV.W.0022.160504T0201Z-160504T0300Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1001 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT

* AT 1001 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR MAGNOLIA
  GARDENS...MOVING EAST AT 50 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CHARLESTON...NORTH CHARLESTON...MOUNT PLEASANT...SUMMERVILLE...GOOSE
  CREEK...HANAHAN...MCCLELLANVILLE AND DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON.

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 3298 7951 3289 7955
      3274 7983 3267 7986 3264 7990 3299 8019
      3325 7951 3324 7946 3322 7945 3322 7944
      3316 7937 3314 7927 3311 7927
TIME...MOT...LOC 0201Z 247DEG 45KT 3282 8008

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$



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