938  
WUUS52 KCHS 142037  
SVRCHS  
SCC019-035-142130-  
/O.NEW.KCHS.SV.W.0101.190814T2037Z-190814T2130Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC  
437 PM EDT WED AUG 14 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...  
CHARLESTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
DORCHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 530 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 435 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 16 MILES SOUTHWEST  
OF MIDDLETON PLACE, MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWERLINES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CHARLESTON, NORTH CHARLESTON, SUMMERVILLE, MIDDLETON PLACE, SLANDS  
BRIDGE, HOLLYWOOD, RAVENEL AND MEGGETT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF  
A BUILDING. THIS THUNDERSTORM IS SHOWING WEAK ROTATION. IF ROTATION  
INCREASES, A TORNADO WARNING COULD BE REQUIRED.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 
REPORT DAMAGE DIRECTLY TO THE CHARLESTON NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT  
1-888-383-2024 WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3264 8007 3263 8040 3265 8039 3266 8041  
3270 8041 3274 8045 3279 8043 3281 8040  
3284 8039 3287 8040 3289 8039 3291 8041  
3292 8040 3296 8041 3300 8016  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2035Z 273DEG 16KT 3274 8034  
 
TORNADO...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...0.88IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
SPR  
 
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