918  
WUUS52 KCHS 232358  
SVRCHS  
SCC015-029-035-240100-  
/O.NEW.KCHS.SV.W.0102.171023T2358Z-171024T0100Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC  
758 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...  
COLLETON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
BERKELEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
DORCHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 900 PM EDT  
 
* AT 756 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES NORTHEAST OF INDIAN FIELD TO 8 MILES  
NORTHEAST OF WALTERBORO, MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...LAW ENFORCEMENT. AT 740 PM, LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS  
REPORTED TREES DOWN NEAR WALTERBORO ON HIGHWAY 63 NEAR  
CYPRESS POND ROAD.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWERLINES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
SUMMERVILLE, GOOSE CREEK, MONCKS CORNER, GIVHANS FERRY STATE PARK,  
LADSON, DORCHESTER, RIDGEVILLE AND ST. STEPHEN.  
 
THIS WARNING INCLUDES I-26 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 172 AND 201.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3350 7996 3343 7987 3339 7983 3303 7997  
3302 8016 3301 8017 3295 8063 3333 8051  
3328 8049 3326 8043 3326 8036 3328 8035  
3327 8030 3330 8025 3345 8022 3345 8014  
3348 8015 3351 8008  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2356Z 251DEG 27KT 3332 8046 3300 8058  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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