Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
1130 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

SCZ016-022-028-029-031-036>038-250530-
CALHOUN-CHESTERFIELD-CLARENDON-KERSHAW-LEE-ORANGEBURG-RICHLAND-
SUMTER-
1130 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

...STRONG WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH SHOWERS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
CHESTERFIELD...KERSHAW...LEE...RICHLAND...CALHOUN...SUMTER...
CLARENDON AND ORANGEBURG COUNTIES THROUGH 1230 AM EST...

AT 1125 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
SHOWERS PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
FROM MOUNT CROGHAN TO 8 MILES NORTH OF EASTOVER TO 18 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF BOWMAN...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH. A PERIOD OF WIND
GUSTS FROM 30 TO 40 MPH WILL OCCUR AS THE LINE PASSES ACROSS THE
EASTERN MIDLANDS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDE...
OAKLAND...BISHOPVILLE...BOWMAN...CAMDEN...CHERAW...CHESTERFIELD...
EASTOVER...ELLOREE...HOLLY HILL...MANNING...MILLWOOD...MULBERRY...
PAGELAND...SOUTH SUMTER...ST. MATTHEWS...SUMMERTON AND SUMTER...

PREPARE NOW FOR THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS...
GUSTY WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS POSE A VARIETY OF THREATS TO BOATERS ON LAKE MURRAY.
YOUR BEST COURSE OF ACTION DURING A THUNDERSTORM IS TO SEEK SAFE
HARBOR. IF YOU ARE CAUGHT IN THE OPEN LAKE WATERS...STAY BELOW
DECK...AND IF POSSIBLE...AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS.

REPORT LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS OR FLOODING TO YOUR COUNTY
SHERIFF...OR USE WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSCOLUMBIA AND EMAIL
CAEWX@NOAA.GOV TO RELAY SEVERE WEATHER REPORTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3454 7983 3436 8028 3437 8017 3423 8011
      3415 8015 3400 7990 3394 7997 3388 7988
      3326 8030 3325 8043 3333 8051 3318 8081
      3375 8083 3401 8077 3458 8050 3461 8041
      3468 8045 3482 8038 3481 7994 3461 7978
TIME...MOT...LOC 0427Z 218DEG 91KT 3499 8011 3414 8051
          3330 8071

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