Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1031 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...
  EVANS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...
  LONG COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...
  TATTNALL COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 1030 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR COLLINS TO NEAR PLANT HATCH TO NEAR LUMBER
  CITY...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

  HAZARD...QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
           TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  REIDSVILLE...                     CLAXTON...
  LUDOWICI...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. PEOPLE OUTSIDE
SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING AND AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

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

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING
IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR
THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3227 8199 3228 8191 3223 8181 3201 8182
      3160 8174 3166 8180 3167 8185 3179 8195
      3179 8199 3181 8203 3186 8210 3190 8211
      3189 8213 3191 8213 3192 8222 3218 8218
      3232 8223
TIME...MOT...LOC 0230Z 280DEG 40KT 3221 8219 3196 8242 3186 8274

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$



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