Special Weather Statement 17:35:55.6653

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
534 PM EDT FRI MAY 11 2018

NCZ064-065-509-SCZ003-112215-
Transylvania NC-Henderson NC-Polk Mountains NC-
Greenville Mountains SC-
534 PM EDT FRI MAY 11 2018

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT EAST CENTRAL TRANSYLVANIA…
SOUTHEASTERN HENDERSON…SOUTHWESTERN POLK AND NORTH CENTRAL
GREENVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM EDT…

At 534 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles east of Brevard, or near Dupont State Forest, moving southeast
at 15 mph.

Locations to be impacted include…
Hendersonville, Flat Rock, Etowah, Slater-Marietta, Laurel Park,
Saluda, Tigerville, Pleasant Ridge State Park, Jones Gap State Park
and Dupont State Forest.

Up to dime size hail will be possible over these areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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 3524 8227 3520 8226 3520 8225 3501 8239
3499 8249 3506 8259 3506 8257 3507 8257
3507 8261 3517 8274 3536 8256
TIME…MOT…LOC 2134Z 301DEG 12KT 3522 8260

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JPT