Hazardous Weather Outlook 22:45:04.8723

FLUS42 KGSP 190244
HWOGSP

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1044 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ033-035>037-048>053-056>059-062>065-
068>072-082-501>510-SCZ001>014-019-200245-
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-AVERY-ALEXANDER-
IREDELL-DAVIE-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-
ROWAN-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
HENDERSON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-
CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-GREATER CALDWELL-BURKE MOUNTAINS-GREATER BURKE-
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-EASTERN MCDOWELL-RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-
GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-EASTERN POLK-OCONEE MOUNTAINS-
PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-GREATER OCONEE-
GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-CHEROKEE-YORK-
ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-
1044 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST GEORGIA…PIEDMONT
NORTH CAROLINA…WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE…TONIGHT.

AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM OR TWO WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
AREA OVERNIGHT. THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE FROM OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

..FRIDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SATURDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SUNDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..MONDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..TUESDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

NONE.

$$
LANE
GSP-9361

Special Weather Statement 21:41:02.7473

WWUS82 KGSP 190140
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
940 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

SCZ006-010-190215-
GREATER GREENVILLE SC-ANDERSON SC-
940 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT SOUTH
CENTRAL GREENVILLE AND CENTRAL ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 1015 PM EDT…

AT 940 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING 5 MILES NORTHWEST OF ANDERSON…OR NEAR
NORTHLAKE… MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE… ANDERSON…HOMELAND
PARK…BELTON…WILLIAMSTON…NORTHLAKE…WEST PELZER… ANDERSON
AIRPORT…LAKE HARTWELL…PIEDMONT AND HONEA PATH.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING…WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF OUTDOORS…TRY TO
GET INDOORS OR INTO A HARD TOPPED VEHICLE. OTHERWISE…STAY AWAY FROM
OPEN AREAS AND ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. WHEN INDOORS…
STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS AND AVOID USING WIRED ELECTRONIC
DEVICES. DO NOT TAKE A SHOWER OR BATH. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY
APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM APPROACHES.

&&

LAT…LON 3444 8281 3462 8284 3472 8241 3446 8236
TIME…MOT…LOC 0140Z 260DEG 23KT 3455 8273

$$

NED
GSP-7357

Special Weather Statement 20:48:56.5285

WWUS82 KGSP 190048
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
848 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

GAZ018-026-028-029-SCZ001-004-010-011-190130-
FRANKLIN GA-HART GA-STEPHENS GA-ELBERT GA-GREATER OCONEE SC-
ABBEVILLE SC-OCONEE MOUNTAINS SC-ANDERSON SC-
848 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

…STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT HART…
ELBERT…STEPHENS…FRANKLIN…SOUTHERN OCONEE…SOUTHWESTERN
ABBEVILLE AND SOUTHWESTERN ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 930 PM EDT…

AT 847 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 3 MILES SOUTH OF TOCCOA
TO 9 MILES SOUTH OF ELBERTON…AND MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
TOCCOA…ELBERTON…HARTWELL…CARNESVILLE…SENECA…ROYSTON…
WESTMINSTER…CALHOUN FALLS…REED CREEK AND LAVONIA.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING…WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE IN 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. DO NOT DRIVE ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF OUTDOORS…TRY
TO GET INDOORS OR INTO A HARD TOPPED VEHICLE. OTHERWISE…STAY AWAY
FROM OPEN AREAS AND ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. WHEN
INDOORS…STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS AND AVOID USING WIRED
ELECTRONIC DEVICES. DO NOT TAKE A SHOWER OR BATH. TRY TO UNPLUG
UNNECESSARY APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORMS APPROACH.

&&

LAT…LON 3399 8283 3398 8286 3401 8291 3401 8294
3403 8294 3405 8299 3410 8304 3411 8303
3415 8306 3417 8310 3423 8308 3427 8311
3424 8317 3425 8320 3454 8343 3458 8341
3471 8302 3408 8252 3397 8275 3397 8278
TIME…MOT…LOC 0047Z 261DEG 15KT 3452 8334 3397 8291

$$

NED
GSP-5786

Severe Weather Statement 18:58:56.6535

WWUS52 KGSP 182258
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
658 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

SCC059-182307-
/O.EXP.KGSP.SV.W.0217.000000T0000Z-160818T2300Z/
LAURENS SC-
658 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

…THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR NORTHWESTERN LAURENS COUNTY
WILL EXPIRE AT 700 PM EDT…

THE STORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS WEAKENED BELOW SEVERE
LIMITS…AND NO LONGER POSES AN IMMEDIATE THREAT TO LIFE OR PROPERTY.
THEREFORE THE WARNING WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE. HOWEVER GUSTY WINDS
AND HEAVY RAIN ARE STILL POSSIBLE WITH THIS THUNDERSTORM.

IF YOU OBSERVED LARGE HAIL OR WIND DAMAGE…PLEASE REPORT IT 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 3463 8221 3467 8214 3467 8204 3451 8185
3441 8217
TIME…MOT…LOC 2255Z 343DEG 8KT 3451 8212

$$

NED
GSP-2300

Special Weather Statement 18:52:00.3255

WWUS82 KGSP 182251
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
651 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

SCZ008-009-013-014-182315-
CHEROKEE SC-UNION SC-CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
651 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN UNION…
SOUTHWESTERN YORK…SOUTHEASTERN CHEROKEE AND NORTHWESTERN CHESTER
COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM EDT…

AT 650 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10
MILES NORTHEAST OF UNION…OR OVER LOCKHART…MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10
MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
LOCKHART…LOWRYS…ADAMSBURG…BULLOCK CREEK AND SARATT.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

GUSTY WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN TREES THAT ARE DEAD…OR THAT HAVE WEAKENED
ROOT SYSTEMS. OUTDOOR FURNITURE AND SIMILAR ITEMS CAN BE TOSSED
AROUND IF NOT ANCHORED. SEEK SHELTER INDOORS.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY…SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS…AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT…LON 3463 8148 3486 8165 3493 8145 3481 8119
TIME…MOT…LOC 2250Z 303DEG 9KT 3480 8146

$$

NED
GSP-2071

Severe Weather Statement 18:38:56.3879

WWUS52 KGSP 182238
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
638 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

SCC059-182300-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0217.000000T0000Z-160818T2300Z/
LAURENS SC-
638 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM EDT
FOR NORTHWESTERN LAURENS COUNTY…

AT 637 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 5 MILES WEST OF
LAURENS…MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
LAURENS…GRAY COURT…ORA AND HICKORY TAVERN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

SCATTERED TREES AND POWER LINES WILL BE BLOWN DOWN IN THE WARNED
AREA. 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.

THIS STORMS IS ALSO PRODUCING EXTREMELY HEAVY RAINFALL. FLOODING OF
DRAINAGE DITCHES AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY OCCUR. SMALL STREAMS WILL
RISE RAPIDLY. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER IS FLOWING OVER
THE ROAD.

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 3463 8221 3467 8214 3467 8204 3451 8185
3441 8217
TIME…MOT…LOC 2237Z 312DEG 13KT 3451 8212

HAIL…0.75IN
WIND…60MPH

$$

NED

Severe Weather Statement 18:23:46.9504

WWUS52 KGSP 182222
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
622 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

SCC059-182300-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0217.000000T0000Z-160818T2300Z/
LAURENS SC-
622 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM EDT
FOR NORTHWESTERN LAURENS COUNTY…

AT 622 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 5 MILES NORTHWEST
OF LAURENS…OR 4 MILES SOUTH OF GRAY COURT…MOVING SOUTH AT 10 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
LAURENS…GRAY COURT…ORA AND HICKORY TAVERN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

SCATTERED TREES AND POWER LINES WILL BE BLOWN DOWN IN THE WARNED
AREA. 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.

THIS STORMS IS ALSO PRODUCING EXTREMELY HEAVY RAINFALL. FLOODING OF
DRAINAGE DITCHES AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY OCCUR. SMALL STREAMS WILL
RISE RAPIDLY. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER IS FLOWING OVER
THE ROAD.

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 3463 8221 3467 8214 3467 8204 3451 8185
3441 8217
TIME…MOT…LOC 2222Z 343DEG 8KT 3455 8211

HAIL…1.00IN
WIND…60MPH

$$

NED
GSP-1230

Severe Thunderstorm Warning 18:08:50.1848

WUUS52 KGSP 182208
SVRGSP
SCC059-182300-
/O.NEW.KGSP.SV.W.0217.160818T2208Z-160818T2300Z/

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
608 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
NORTHWESTERN LAURENS COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 607 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES NORTHWEST
OF LAURENS…OR NEAR GRAY COURT…MOVING SOUTH AT 10 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
LAURENS…GRAY COURT…ORA AND HICKORY TAVERN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

SCATTERED TREES AND POWER LINES WILL BE BLOWN DOWN IN THE WARNED
AREA. 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.

THIS STORM IS ALSO PRODUCING EXTREMELY HEAVY RAINFALL. FLOODING OF
DRAINAGE DITCHES AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY OCCUR. SMALL STREAMS WILL
RISE RAPIDLY. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER IS FLOWING OVER
THE ROAD.

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 3463 8221 3470 8214 3467 8204 3451 8185
3441 8217
TIME…MOT…LOC 2207Z 343DEG 8KT 3458 8212

HAIL…0.88IN
WIND…60MPH

$$

NED

Special Weather Statement 17:36:40.9348

WWUS82 KGSP 182135
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
535 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

SCZ006-010-182200-
GREATER GREENVILLE SC-ANDERSON SC-
535 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHERN GREENVILLE AND
NORTHEASTERN ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM EDT…

AT 535 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 12
MILES SOUTH OF GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…OR NEAR WEST PELZER…MOVING
EAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE… PIEDMONT…WILLIAMSTON…WEST
PELZER…DONALDSON CENTER AND FORK SHOALS.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

GUSTY WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN TREES THAT ARE DEAD…OR THAT HAVE WEAKENED
ROOT SYSTEMS. OUTDOOR FURNITURE AND SIMILAR ITEMS CAN BE TOSSED
AROUND IF NOT ANCHORED. SEEK SHELTER INDOORS.

&&

LAT…LON 3457 8251 3471 8253 3475 8228 3459 8228
TIME…MOT…LOC 2135Z 264DEG 16KT 3467 8244

$$

NED

Special Weather Statement 17:23:58.6380

WWUS82 KGSP 182123
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
523 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

SCZ014-182200-
CHESTER SC-
523 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHWESTERN CHESTER COUNTY
UNTIL 600 PM EDT…

AT 523 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9
MILES SOUTH OF CHESTER…OR 5 MILES WEST OF BLACKSTOCK. THIS STORM
WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
CHESTER STATE PARK…CORNWELL…BLACKSTOCK AND LEEDS.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY…SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS…AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT…LON 3457 8139 3457 8142 3474 8132 3463 8112
3456 8112
TIME…MOT…LOC 2123Z 110DEG 3KT 3457 8125

$$

NED