This is an automatic message WUUS52 KGSP 312102
BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
502 PM EDT FRI AUG 31 2018
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Southwestern Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North
Northeastern York County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 530 PM EDT.
* At 501 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles northeast
of Rock Hill, or near Fort Mill, moving north at 5 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
IMPACT…Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind
damage to trees and power lines.
* Locations impacted include…
Southwest Charlotte, Fort Mill, Pineville, Tega Cay, Town Of Lake
Wylie, Steele Creek, Carowinds, Lake Wylie, Rock Hill and South
Brief damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines over small
areas. A brief period of large hail is also possible. Seek shelter
inside an interior room.
This storm is producing frequent and intense lightning. Turn off
electrical appliances. Do not use corded telephones. Do not take a
bath or shower.
Lake Wylie is in the path of this storm. Get away from the water and
seek shelter in an interior room in the nearest shelter. If you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.
Please report damaging winds, hail, or flooding to the National
Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg by calling toll free, 1, 800,
2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, or by posting on our Facebook page, or Tweet it using
hashtag nwsgsp. Your message should describe the event and the
specific location where it occurred.
LAT…LON 3508 8091 3507 8091 3503 8090 3501 8091
3499 8089 3492 8086 3492 8093 3495 8104
3515 8111 3515 8102 3516 8101 3515 8086
TIME…MOT…LOC 2101Z 177DEG 5KT 3502 8096