345  
WUUS52 KCHS 151826  
SVRCHS  
GAC029-179-183-191-151915-  
/O.NEW.KCHS.SV.W.0013.180415T1826Z-180415T1915Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC  
226 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...  
BRYAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...  
LIBERTY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...  
MCINTOSH COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...  
LONG COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...  
 
* UNTIL 315 PM EDT  
 
* AT 226 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES EAST OF  
GARDI, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWERLINES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
HINESVILLE, RICHMOND HILL, TIBET, FORT STEWART, JONES, MCINTOSH,  
WALTHOURVILLE AND RICEBORO.  
 
THIS WARNING INCLUDES I-95 IN GEORGIA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 62 AND 93.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WARNED AREA. TORNADOES CAN  
DEVELOP QUICKLY FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT  
IMMEDIATELY LIKELY, IF ONE IS SPOTTED, ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A  
PLACE OF SAFETY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL  
INTERIOR ROOM.  
 
REPORT DAMAGE DIRECTLY TO THE CHARLESTON NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT  
1-888-383-2024 WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3154 8166 3160 8175 3214 8148 3200 8130  
3195 8129 3192 8126 3191 8126 3191 8124  
3189 8123 3191 8122 3188 8122 3190 8118  
3185 8114 3179 8118 3175 8123 3175 8125  
3174 8124 3142 8160  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1826Z 210DEG 42KT 3152 8167  
 
HAIL...0.88IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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