Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Lightning
State GEORGIA
County/Area EVANS
WFO CHS
Begin Date 08/12/2009 14:55:00 EST-5
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location BELLVILLE
Begin Lat/Lon 32.15/-81.97
End Date 08/12/2009 14:55:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 1/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A trough in the lee of the Appalachians in combination with the sea breeze and outflow boundaries from showers and thunderstorms, resulted in scattered strong to severe thunderstorms across southeast Georgia.
Event Narrative Law Enforcement reported that a student was struck by lightning during football practice in Bellville, Georgia. The individual was taken to a hospital and was reported to be in stable condition.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 1 17.00K 0.00K
EXLEY EFFINGHAM CO. GA 08/12/2009 13:13 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
HERNDON JENKINS CO. GA 08/12/2009 13:48 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
PORT WENTWORTH CHATHAM CO. GA 08/12/2009 14:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
BELLVILLE EVANS CO. GA 08/12/2009 14:55 EST-5 Lightning 0 1 0.00K 0.00K
SYLVANIA SCREVEN CO. GA 08/12/2009 14:56 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
STATESBORO BULLOCH CO. GA 08/12/2009 15:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
NEWINGTON SCREVEN CO. GA 08/12/2009 15:28 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
RINCON EFFINGHAM CO. GA 08/12/2009 16:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CENTRAL JCT CHATHAM CO. GA 08/12/2009 16:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
SAVANNAH CHATHAM CO. GA 08/12/2009 16:48 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
SAVANNAH CHATHAM CO. GA 08/12/2009 17:50 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 1 17.00K 0.00K