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...STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE MIDLANDS AND CENTRAL SAVANNAH RIVER AREA 
TODAY...

A BAND OF SHOWERS PRODUCED STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE AREA THIS MORNING 
AND THEN A SECOND BAND OF SHOWERS PRODUCED STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE 
AREA THIS AFTERNOON. THERE WERE SEVERAL REPORTS OF TREES...POWER 
LINES...LIMBS DOWN AND POWER OUTAGES ACROSS THE MIDLANDS AND CENTRAL 
SAVANNAH RIVER AREA. 

HERE ARE THE PEAK WIND GUSTS REPORTS UPDATED AS OF 7 PM.

COLUMBIA METRO AIRPORT (CAE)..................49 MPH.
LAKE THURMOND (CHDS1).........................49 MPH.
ORANGEBURG COUNTY AIRPORT (OGB)...............49 MPH. 
LAKE MURRAY FLOTILLA ISLAND (LMFS1)...........49 MPH.
AUGUSTA REGIONAL BUSH FIELD (AGS).............46 MPH. 
COLUMBIA JIM HAMILTON-L.B. OWENS AIRPORT (CUB)45 MPH. 
MCDUFFIE COUNTY AIRPORT (HQU).................44 MPH.
AUGUSTA DANIEL FIELD (DNL)....................38 MPH. 

MILITARY SITES...
MCENTIRE ANG (MMT)............................52 MPH.
SHAW AFB (SSC)................................52 MPH.

APRSWXNET (HAM RADIO OPERATORS)
CW7116 (LEXINGTON, SC)........................41 MPH.
KI4UEM (SPRINGFIELD, SC)......................39 MPH.
CW2470 (ELGIN, SC)............................38 MPH.
CW0757 (IRMO, SC).............................35 MPH.
CW9832 (GRACEWOOD, GA)........................35 MPH.
CW6005 (SANTEE, SC)...........................34 MPH.
CW7325 (SUMTER, SC)...........................32 MPH.
KE4QPN (CHERAW, SC)...........................30 MPH.

RAWS SITES...
SANTEE NWR (SPLS1)............................39 MPH.
CONGAREE (GDNS1)..............................43 MPH.
SAVRIV (SRVS1)................................36 MPH.
SAVRAW (SRSS1)................................36 MPH.
CAROLINA SANDHILLS (JEFS1)....................33 MPH.













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