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Severe Thunderstorm Warning


New Event Expired

Start Time

Wed 05/15/2024 07:12 PM EDT

End Time

Wed 05/15/2024 08:15 PM EDT



Storm Location

2 mi S of Georgetown, SC

Storm Motion

Moving ESE at 22 mph


High impact

Hail threatradar indicated
Max hail size1.00 in
Wind threatradar indicated
Max wind gust60 mph

Locations Affected

Georgetown County Airport, SC ∙ North Island, SC ∙ Winyah Bay, SC ∙ Georgetown, SC

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Wilmington NC 712 PM EDT Wed May 15 2024 The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southeastern Georgetown County in northeastern South Carolina... * Until 815 PM EDT. * At 711 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Georgetown, moving east at 20 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Minor hail damage to vehicles is possible. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines. * Locations impacted include... Georgetown, DeBordieu Colony, and Georgetown Memorial Hospital. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Please send your reports of hail and/or wind damage, including trees or large limbs downed, by calling the National Weather Service office in Wilmington at 1-800-697-3901. && LAT...LON 3329 7939 3346 7934 3342 7913 3338 7915 3335 7915 3327 7918 3324 7918 3321 7917 TIME...MOT...LOC 2311Z 289DEG 19KT 3335 7928 HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED MAX HAIL SIZE...1.00 IN WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED MAX WIND GUST...60 MPH