Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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WUUS52 KCHS 192245
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SCC015-019-192345-
/O.NEW.KCHS.SV.W.0017.150419T2245Z-150419T2345Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
645 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

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 745 PM EDT

* AT 645 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR ST. STEPHEN TO NEAR MOUNT PLEASANT REGIONAL
  AIRPORT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 75 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CHARLESTON...MOUNT PLEASANT AND MCCLELLANVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

INCREASED ROTATION HAS BEEN DETECTED AND A TORNADO WARNING MAY BE
NEEDED. REMAIN ALERT FOR A POSSIBLE TORNADO! TORNADOES CAN DEVELOP
QUICKLY FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. IF YOU SPOT A TORNADO TAKE SHELTER
IN A CLOSET...BATHROOM OR SMALL CENTRAL ROOM IN A STURDY STRUCTURE.

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

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN
SOUTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3312 7927 3309 7934 3300 7938 3300 7949
      3304 7954 3303 7954 3295 7962 3294 7962
      3293 7959 3296 7957 3296 7956 3291 7957
      3279 7977 3350 8011 3349 7995 3332 7974
      3325 7948 3313 7927
TIME...MOT...LOC 2245Z 231DEG 64KT 3339 7997 3286 7976

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

$$


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