Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
658 PM EDT Sun Aug 9 2020

GAZ141-092330-
Coastal McIntosh-
658 PM EDT Sun Aug 9 2020

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF MCINTOSH COUNTY...

At 658 PM EDT, National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a
strong thunderstorm near Little Saint Simons Island, or near Darien,
moving southeast at 5 mph.

  HAZARD...strong winds 45 to 55 mph and excessive cloud to ground
           lightning.

  IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light, unsecured objects. All outdoor activities should
           cease. Move indoors immediately.

Some locations in the path of this storm include...
Darien, Little Saint Simons Island and Wolf Island.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm and may lead to
flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Do not drive your
vehicle through flooded roadways.

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.

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LAT...LON 3129 8142 3130 8142 3132 8144 3133 8144
      3133 8145 3136 8143 3142 8136 3139 8122
      3129 8123
TIME...MOT...LOC 2258Z 303DEG 6KT 3134 8138

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