Special Weather Statement 18:32:11.5869

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

NCZ068-070-071-082-SCZ008-009-312330-
Gaston NC-Union NC-Cleveland NC-Mecklenburg NC-York SC-Cherokee SC-
631 PM EDT THU MAY 31 2018

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHWESTERN MECKLENBURG…
SOUTHEASTERN CLEVELAND…GASTON…SOUTHWESTERN UNION…YORK AND
NORTHEASTERN CHEROKEE COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM EDT…

At 631 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 6
miles south of Gastonia, or 5 miles southeast of South Gastonia,
moving southeast at 25 mph.

Locations to be impacted include…
Gastonia, Rock Hill, York, Shelby, South Charlotte, Southwest
Charlotte, Kings Mountain, Weddington, Fort Mill and Belmont.

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 3482 8069 3482 8080 3494 8078 3508 8091
3503 8090 3501 8091 3499 8089 3492 8086
3490 8088 3484 8087 3482 8090 3482 8119
3496 8148 3517 8164 3542 8133 3542 8131
3509 8069
TIME…MOT…LOC 2231Z 303DEG 22KT 3516 8115

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