Special Weather Statement 18:22:54.5728

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
622 PM EDT SUN JUL 16 2017

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Laurens SC-Greenwood SC-
622 PM EDT SUN JUL 16 2017

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHWESTERN LAURENS AND CENTRAL
GREENWOOD COUNTIES UNTIL 645 PM EDT…

At 622 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 9
miles northeast of Greenwood, or near Lake Greenwood, moving west at
10 mph.

Locations to be impacted include…
Greenwood, Ninety Six, Cross Hill, Waterloo, Lake Greenwood,
Greenwood State Park, Coronaca, Dyson and Mountville.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph and pea size hail will be possible in these
areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Gusty winds can blow down trees that are dead, or that have weakened
root systems. Outdoor furniture and similar items can be tossed
around if not anchored. Seek shelter indoors.

Torrential rainfall may flood areas with poor drainage, such as
ditches and underpasses. Avoid these areas and do not cross flooded
roads. Water levels of small streams may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters.

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LAT…LON 3436 8219 3435 8191 3426 8190 3422 8193
3421 8194 3420 8194 3420 8193 3418 8192
3418 8191 3417 8191 3413 8218
TIME…MOT…LOC 2222Z 086DEG 10KT 3426 8200

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