Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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WWUS82 KCHS 161336

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
936 AM EDT Mon Apr 16 2018

Inland Bryan-Coastal Bryan-Inland Chatham-Coastal Chatham-Long-
Inland Liberty-Coastal Liberty-Inland McIntosh-Coastal McIntosh-
Allendale-Hampton-Inland Colleton-Dorchester-Inland Berkeley-
Inland Jasper-Beaufort-Coastal Colleton-Charleston-Coastal Jasper-
Tidal Berkeley-
936 AM EDT Mon Apr 16 2018


Breezy, west winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph will
affect the region today. Winds of this magnitude of capable of
blowing around light, unsecured objects such as trash cans. The
falling of large tree limbs and small trees weakened by the high
winds and wet ground observed yesterday could occur and cause
isolated power outages.

At the coast, winds on some of the taller bridges may be even
stronger. This includes, the Ravenel Bridge, the Don Holt Bridge,
the James B. Edwards Bridge, the Ben Sawyer Bridge, the Isle of
Palms connector, the Amos Nathaniel Rodgers Bridge, the Woods
Memorial Bridge and the Talmadge Memorial Bridge.


Be careful when driving high profile vehicles across bridges and



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