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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:19 PM EST on February 07, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 07, 2016


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST this evening...

* locations... Charleston County... especially along and east of
Route 17.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Impacts... strong winds will make travel difficult... especially
for high profile vehicles and on elevated surfaces such as
bridges and overpasses. Due to the saturated grounds from
recent heavy rains some weaker trees could be blown down... as
could some tree branches. Isolated power outages are possible
from these strong winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared for strong winds. Extra caution should be taken while
driving high profile vehicles and on bridges and overpasses.
Light weight objects such as trash cans and lawn furniture should
be secured.





Special Statement

Statement as of 3:13 PM EST on February 07, 2016

Expires 5:00 PM EST on February 07, 2016


... Rain mixing with sleet across the Charleston tri-County region...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has received multiple
reports of sleet across the Charleston tri-County region since
just before 2 PM. Rain could continue to briefly mix with sleet
into early Sunday evening. Since temperatures will remain well
above freezing... sleet will not accumulate on paved surfaces. Any
sleet that begins to accumulate on non-paved surfaces such as
automobiles will quickly melt.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please pass along reports of sleet to the National Weather
Service.




313 PM EST sun Feb 7 2016

... Rain mixing with sleet across the Charleston tri-County region...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has received multiple
reports of sleet across the Charleston tri-County region since
just before 2 PM. Rain could continue to briefly mix with sleet
into early Sunday evening. Since temperatures will remain well
above freezing... sleet will not accumulate on paved surfaces. Any
sleet that begins to accumulate on non-paved surfaces such as
automobiles will quickly melt.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please pass along reports of sleet to the National Weather
Service.



1248 PM EST sun Feb 7 2016

... Windy conditions across Charleston County Sunday afternoon...

Early Sunday afternoon... north to northwest winds had strengthened
across Charleston County. A Wind Advisory remains in effect for
this afternoon... and gusts to around 40 mph can be expected. These
gusts will produce difficult driving conditions on bridges... especially
for high profile vehicles. Also... because the ground and vegetation
are saturated... stronger wind gusts could bring down isolated
trees and tree branches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be careful when driving high profile vehicles across bridges and
overpasses.




1248 PM EST sun Feb 7 2016

... Windy conditions across Charleston County Sunday afternoon...

Early Sunday afternoon... north to northwest winds had strengthened
across Charleston County. A Wind Advisory remains in effect for
this afternoon... and gusts to around 40 mph can be expected. These
gusts will produce difficult driving conditions on bridges... especially
for high profile vehicles. Also... because the ground and vegetation
are saturated... stronger wind gusts could bring down isolated
trees and tree branches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be careful when driving high profile vehicles across bridges and
overpasses.



Local Storm Report




02/07/2016 0339 PM

2 miles SSE of Cainhoy, Charleston County.

Sleet e0.0 inch, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Brief periods of sleet in planters pointe off Highway
            41.





02/07/2016 0253 PM

2 miles E of Ladson, Charleston County.

Sleet e0.0 inch, reported by social media.


            Twitter report of sleet at Charleston southern
            University





02/07/2016 0253 PM

2 miles E of Ladson, Charleston County.

Sleet e0.0 inch, reported by social media.


            Twitter report of sleet at Charleston southern
            University





02/07/2016 0251 PM

4 miles SW of Shadowmoss, Charleston County.

Sleet e0.0 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Light sleet and rain mix on Bees Ferry Road at main
            Road.





02/07/2016 0229 PM

Ladson, Charleston County.

Sleet e0.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Report of rain mixed with sleet in Ladson.





02/07/2016 0229 PM

Ladson, Charleston County.

Sleet e0.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Report of rain mixed with sleet in Ladson.





02/07/2016 0151 PM

Charleston Airport, Charleston County.

Sleet m0.0 inch, reported by ASOS.


            Sleet at kchs melted as it fell.



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