WUUS52 KCAE 182250
SVRCAE
SCC003-037-063-079-081-182345-
/O.NEW.KCAE.SV.W.0112.240718T2250Z-240718T2345Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Columbia SC
650 PM EDT Thu Jul 18 2024

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Eastern Edgefield County in central South Carolina...
  Lexington County in central South Carolina...
  Southeastern Saluda County in central South Carolina...
  North central Aiken County in central South Carolina...
  Central Richland County in central South Carolina...

* Until 745 PM EDT.

* At 650 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Ridge Spring,
  or 7 miles southwest of Batesburg-Leesville, moving northeast at 15
  mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage 
           to trees and powerlines.

* Locations impacted include...
  Columbia, Lexington, West Columbia, Cayce, Irmo,
  Batesburg-Leesville, Highway 6 at Lake Murray Dam, Red Bank, Oak
  Grove, St. Andrews, South Congaree, Pine Ridge, Ridge Spring,
  Riverbanks Zoo, SC State Farmer's Market, Columbia Metro Airport,
  SC State Fair Grounds, West Columbia Riverwalk, Pelion, and
  Gilbert.

This includes the following highways...
 Interstate 126 between mile markers 0 and 3.
 Interstate 20 in South Carolina between mile markers 32 and 65.
 Interstate 26 between mile markers 105 and 118.
 Interstate 77 between mile markers 0 and 3.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

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LAT...LON 3372 8170 3389 8178 3404 8142 3407 8116
      3402 8102 3390 8101 3378 8128
TIME...MOT...LOC 2250Z 247DEG 14KT 3384 8164 

HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX HAIL SIZE...1.00 IN
WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX WIND GUST...60 MPH

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