Special Weather Statement 18:01:08.6428

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
600 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017

SCZ003-006-007-112230-
Greenville Mountains SC-Spartanburg SC-Greater Greenville SC-
600 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017

…THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN
GREENVILLE AND WEST CENTRAL SPARTANBURG COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM EDT…

At 559 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking thunderstorm with
torrential rainfall 11 miles northeast of Greenville Downtown, or
near Lake Robinson, moving north at 10 mph.

Locations to be impacted include…
Greer, Taylors, Tigerville, Lake Robinson, GSP Airport, Paris
Mountain State Park, Duncan, Greenville Eastside and Gowensville.

Very heavy rainfall rates up to 2 inches per hour will be possible in
these areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

The combination of gusty winds and saturated soil conditions will
cause scattered trees and power lines to fall. Seek shelter inside an
interior room.

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 3488 8213 3483 8233 3509 8247 3515 8219
TIME…MOT…LOC 2159Z 168DEG 8KT 3498 8227

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