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Warnings

severe thunderstorm
Bryan County, GA

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
311 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...
BULLOCH COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
EFFINGHAM COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
BRYAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 311 PM EDT...RADAR DETECTED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...NEAR
GUYTON...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

PREPARE NOW FOR...
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH...
HAIL UP TO QUARTER SIZE...
EXTREME CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...
SPRINGFIELD...STILLWELL...GUYTON...PINEORA...MARLOW...LEEFIELD...
STILSON...EDEN...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REPORT HAIL...DOWNED TREES...LIMBS...AND POWER LINES DIRECTLY TO THE
CHARLESTON NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT 1-888-383-2024...WHEN IT IS
SAFE TO DO SO.

&&

LAT...LON 3258 8137 3246 8119 3244 8121 3237 8117
3196 8152 3196 8156 3197 8159 3201 8160
3205 8164 3206 8167 3209 8169 3209 8171
3215 8178 3224 8181 3224 8184 3227 8189
TIME...MOT...LOC 1911Z 045DEG 16KT 3235 8138

$$

Effingham County, GA

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
311 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...
BULLOCH COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
EFFINGHAM COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
BRYAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 311 PM EDT...RADAR DETECTED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...NEAR
GUYTON...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

PREPARE NOW FOR...
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH...
HAIL UP TO QUARTER SIZE...
EXTREME CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...
SPRINGFIELD...STILLWELL...GUYTON...PINEORA...MARLOW...LEEFIELD...
STILSON...EDEN...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REPORT HAIL...DOWNED TREES...LIMBS...AND POWER LINES DIRECTLY TO THE
CHARLESTON NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT 1-888-383-2024...WHEN IT IS
SAFE TO DO SO.

&&

LAT...LON 3258 8137 3246 8119 3244 8121 3237 8117
3196 8152 3196 8156 3197 8159 3201 8160
3205 8164 3206 8167 3209 8169 3209 8171
3215 8178 3224 8181 3224 8184 3227 8189
TIME...MOT...LOC 1911Z 045DEG 16KT 3235 8138

$$

Bulloch County, GA

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
311 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...
BULLOCH COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
EFFINGHAM COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
BRYAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 311 PM EDT...RADAR DETECTED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...NEAR
GUYTON...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

PREPARE NOW FOR...
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH...
HAIL UP TO QUARTER SIZE...
EXTREME CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...
SPRINGFIELD...STILLWELL...GUYTON...PINEORA...MARLOW...LEEFIELD...
STILSON...EDEN...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REPORT HAIL...DOWNED TREES...LIMBS...AND POWER LINES DIRECTLY TO THE
CHARLESTON NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT 1-888-383-2024...WHEN IT IS
SAFE TO DO SO.

&&

LAT...LON 3258 8137 3246 8119 3244 8121 3237 8117
3196 8152 3196 8156 3197 8159 3201 8160
3205 8164 3206 8167 3209 8169 3209 8171
3215 8178 3224 8181 3224 8184 3227 8189
TIME...MOT...LOC 1911Z 045DEG 16KT 3235 8138

$$

Wayne County, GA

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
253 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
SOUTHEASTERN WAYNE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
NORTHEASTERN BRANTLEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

* UNTIL 345 PM EDT

* AT 254 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE
TRACKING A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES EAST OF GARDI TO 12 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF MOUNT PLEASANT...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
GARDI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER OR DAMAGE TO THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY
OR YOUR COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3158 8169 3156 8169 3153 8165 3149 8164
3148 8161 3140 8166 3139 8170 3136 8170
3132 8174 3129 8174 3123 8178 3139 8202
3161 8174
TIME...MOT...LOC 1854Z 132DEG 3KT 3154 8168 3133 8184

$$

Advisories

flood
Liberty County, GA

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
WESTERN LIBERTY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
LONG COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 445 PM EDT

* AT 230 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
HEAVY RAIN OCCURRING ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES NORTH OF
TRINITY TO LUDOWICI...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES
NORTHEAST OF FORT STEWART TO LUDOWICI. THIS LINE OF HEAVY RAIN WAS
NEARLY STATIONARY.

RADAR ESTIMATES THAT RAINFALL RATES ARE AS HIGH AS 1 TO 2 INCHES
PER HOUR IN THE ADVISORY AREA. THIS MUCH RAINFALL IS SUFFICIENT TO
PRODUCE FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND CAUSE
SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO...
LUDOWICI...ELIM...GUM BRANCH...WEFANIE...JONES CREEK...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON
AREA ROADS AND IN LOW SPOTS. SLOW DOWN TO REDUCE THE RISK OF
HYDROPLANING. IF WATER COVERS THE ENTIRE ROADWAY OR IS FLOWING...FIND
ANOTHER ROUTE. THE WATER IS PROBABLY MUCH DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS AND
ONLY ONE FOOT OF WATER CAN STALL A VEHICLE. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3155 8170 3158 8170 3161 8174 3160 8175
3161 8177 3165 8180 3165 8183 3166 8185
3171 8188 3203 8162 3197 8159 3196 8156
3197 8149 3197 8147 3195 8146 3194 8141
3188 8140 3188 8138 3157 8157 3154 8166

$$

Wayne County, GA

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
EASTERN WAYNE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 445 PM EDT

* AT 241 PM EDT WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN
RATES OF 2 TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR ACROSS EASTERN WAYNE COUNTY EAST OF
GARDI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THESE STORMS WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES.
ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS
AND STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. REMEMBER...TURN AROUND DONT DROWN.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO OR TELEVISION
STATIONS...OR CABLE TELEVISION FOR ANY UPDATES OR FLOOD WARNINGS. FOR
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
JACKSONVILLE WEBSITE ON THE INTERNET AT WEATHER.GOV/JAX.

&&

LAT...LON 3157 8169 3156 8169 3155 8167 3152 8164
3152 8165 3150 8165 3140 8169 3139 8170
3138 8171 3143 8179 3160 8173

$$

Glynn County, GA

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
NORTHERN GLYNN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 430 PM EDT

* AT 236 PM EDT WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY
RAINFALL BETWEEN THALMANN AND BOYS ESTATE OF 2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR.
AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES IS POSSIBLE WITHIN THE NEXT COUPLE OF
HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THESE STORMS WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES.
ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS
AND STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND DONT DROWN.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO OR TELEVISION
STATIONS...OR CABLE TELEVISION FOR ANY UPDATES OR FLOOD WARNINGS. FOR
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
JACKSONVILLE WEBSITE ON THE INTERNET AT WEATHER.GOV/JAX.

&&

LAT...LON 3125 8157 3134 8162 3138 8154 3137 8153
3130 8148

$$

Long County, GA

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
WESTERN LIBERTY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
LONG COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 445 PM EDT

* AT 230 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
HEAVY RAIN OCCURRING ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES NORTH OF
TRINITY TO LUDOWICI...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES
NORTHEAST OF FORT STEWART TO LUDOWICI. THIS LINE OF HEAVY RAIN WAS
NEARLY STATIONARY.

RADAR ESTIMATES THAT RAINFALL RATES ARE AS HIGH AS 1 TO 2 INCHES
PER HOUR IN THE ADVISORY AREA. THIS MUCH RAINFALL IS SUFFICIENT TO
PRODUCE FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND CAUSE
SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO...
LUDOWICI...ELIM...GUM BRANCH...WEFANIE...JONES CREEK...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON
AREA ROADS AND IN LOW SPOTS. SLOW DOWN TO REDUCE THE RISK OF
HYDROPLANING. IF WATER COVERS THE ENTIRE ROADWAY OR IS FLOWING...FIND
ANOTHER ROUTE. THE WATER IS PROBABLY MUCH DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS AND
ONLY ONE FOOT OF WATER CAN STALL A VEHICLE. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3155 8170 3158 8170 3161 8174 3160 8175
3161 8177 3165 8180 3165 8183 3166 8185
3171 8188 3203 8162 3197 8159 3196 8156
3197 8149 3197 8147 3195 8146 3194 8141
3188 8140 3188 8138 3157 8157 3154 8166

$$

Weather Summary

Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 75°

Heat is still in place, and the risk of late-day storms continues mainly west of I-95.  You may think of the Labor Day Weekend as "a last blast of summer" but we have lots more summer to go!  And a new Tropical Storm headed into Mexico.  --  Big John

1-Day Forecast: Savannah

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 75°

P-M/Cloudy(20-50%)

Currently in Savannah as of

  • 79°(Feels like 84°)
  • Thunder Storm
  • Wind: SSW @ 13 mph, gusting to 24 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:01
  • Sunset: 19:48
  • Humidity: 84%
  • UV Index: 7.00

1-Day Forecast: Hunter U. S. Army Airfield

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Hunter U. S. Army Airfield as of

  • 92°(Feels like 105°)
  • Thunder
  • Wind: S @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:01
  • Sunset: 19:47
  • Humidity: 60%
  • UV Index: 10.00

1-Day Forecast: Beaufort

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Beaufort as of

  • 90°(Feels like 103°)
  • Thunder
  • Wind: SSW @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:58
  • Sunset: 19:46
  • Humidity: 66%
  • UV Index: 10.00

1-Day Forecast: Vidalia

Currently in Vidalia as of

  • 91°(Feels like 101°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NNE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:05
  • Sunset: 19:52
  • Humidity: 56%
  • UV Index: 10.00

1-Day Forecast: Brunswick

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Brunswick as of

  • 88°(Feels like 93°)
  • Thunder
  • Wind: W @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:02
  • Sunset: 19:48
  • Humidity: 55%
  • UV Index: 10.00

1-Day Forecast: Statesboro

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Statesboro as of

  • 92°(Feels like 105°)
  • Thunder
  • Wind: SW @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:02
  • Sunset: 19:50
  • Humidity: 61%
  • UV Index: 10.00
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International Space Station Viewing:

The International Space Station along with the Space Shuttle Discovery will be visible this week in the evening. Wednesday will be a spectacular view as the shuttle pulls away, plus the pairing will be very bright.

International Space Station Viewing
DateTimeMagnitudeDirection
Tue 10-Jun8:40 PM-1.0NNW-ESE
Tue 10-Jun10:17 PM+0.3W-SW
Wed 11-Jun9:02 PM-2.1NW-SE
Thu 12-Jun9:25 PM+0.3W-SSW
Fri 13-Jun8:34 PM+0.3W-SSW

KEY
Time The beginning of the view

Magnitude Brightness ... the more negative the value, the brighter. 0 would be equal to the brightness of the stars in the big dipper ... -2.1 is like Jupiter ... -4.3 is like Venus

Direction Direction on the compass of the beginning of view to the direction of end of view.

Click this link for additional information and dates in our area www.wtoc.com/story/6679020/iss-pass-as-seen-from-wtoc


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