Special Weather Statement 17:55:04.2432

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
554 PM EDT THU MAY 31 2018

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Cherokee SC-Union SC-Spartanburg SC-
554 PM EDT THU MAY 31 2018

…A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT EASTERN SPARTANBURG…
CHEROKEE AND NORTHWESTERN UNION COUNTIES UNTIL 645 PM EDT…

At 554 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated the leading edge of a cluster
of thunderstorms along a line extending from 6 miles east of
Spartanburg to 14 miles northeast of Laurens, and moving east at 20
mph.

Locations to be impacted include…
Spartanburg, Gaffney, Union, Woodruff, Pacolet, Cowpens, Monarch
Mill, Blacksburg, Mayo and Roebuck.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph, pea size hail and 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.

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LAT…LON 3474 8206 3506 8194 3518 8176 3517 8142
3505 8146 3503 8149 3500 8148 3458 8163
TIME…MOT…LOC 2154Z 292DEG 16KT 3494 8181 3469 8191

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