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Summary


High winds impacted much of southern South Carolina and southeast Gegorgia during the late evening hours of Monday, November 21, 2005 and the early morning hours of Tuesday, November 22, 2005 as a strong upper level storm system crossed the Carolinas and Georgia. Sustained winds of 25-35 mph with gusts to 40-55 mph were common, especially along the coast. Gusty winds in combination with wet soil caused scattered wind damage across mainly the coastal areas of south coastal South Carolina and north coastal Georgia. Most of the damage was confined to the area along and east of the Interstate 95 corridor and mainly consisted of downed trees and power lines.

 

Water Vapor Satellite
 

Water vapor satellite image during the wind event.

 

Peak Wind Gusts


Map of peak wind gusts in southern SC. Map of peak wind gusts in southeast GA.

 

Damage Reports


Map of damage reports in southern SC. Map of damage reports in southeast GA.

 

Local Products


Special Weather Statement
Wind Advisory
High Wind Warning/Wind Advisory
216 AM
431 AM
906 AM
Local Storm Report Summary

 

 

Event Summary: Steven Taylor