Special Weather Statement 18:40:40.2745

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

SCZ013-014-312345-
Union SC-Chester SC-
640 PM EDT THU MAY 31 2018

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT CHESTER AND EASTERN UNION
COUNTIES UNTIL 745 PM EDT…

At 640 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 11
miles southwest of Chester, or 6 miles east of Carlisle, moving east
at 15 mph.

Locations to be impacted include…
Chester, Fort Lawn, Lockhart, Carlisle, Richburg, Lowrys, Chester
State Park, Blackstock, Monarch Mill and Leeds.

Wind gusts up to 40 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 3446 8156 3448 8155 3455 8166 3482 8153
3482 8090 3479 8088 3471 8087 3455 8110
3457 8142 3450 8142 3449 8144 3449 8149
3445 8154
TIME…MOT…LOC 2240Z 270DEG 14KT 3458 8135

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