Severe Weather Statement 19:07:43.1679

WWUS52 KGSP 312307
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
707 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

SCC023-091-312316-
/O.CAN.KGSP.SV.W.0065.000000T0000Z-160531T2330Z/
YORK SC-CHESTER SC-
707 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

…THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTH CENTRAL YORK AND
NORTHEASTERN CHESTER COUNTIES IS CANCELLED…

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 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. HOWEVER HEAVY RAIN IS
STILL POSSIBLE WITH THIS THUNDERSTORM.

LAT…LON 3469 8133 3492 8123 3494 8110 3491 8101
3467 8100
TIME…MOT…LOC 2303Z 359DEG 5KT 3483 8113

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning 18:51:23.2763

WUUS52 KGSP 312250
SVRGSP
SCC023-091-312330-
/O.NEW.KGSP.SV.W.0065.160531T2250Z-160531T2330Z/

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
650 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTH CENTRAL YORK COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…
NORTHEASTERN CHESTER COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 730 PM EDT

* AT 650 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 8 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF ROCK HILL…OR 5 MILES EAST OF MCCONNELLS…MOVING
SOUTH AT 5 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…
CHESTER…MCCONNELLS…RICHBURG…LOWRYS…EDGEMOOR AND ROCK HILL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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.

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 3469 8133 3492 8123 3494 8110 3491 8101
3467 8100
TIME…MOT…LOC 2250Z 359DEG 5KT 3485 8113

HAIL…1.00IN
WIND…60MPH

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Special Weather Statement 18:43:50.8632

WWUS82 KGSP 312243
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
643 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

SCZ009-014-312330-
CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
643 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL YORK
AND NORTHEASTERN CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM EDT…

AT 642 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9
MILES SOUTHWEST OF ROCK HILL…OR 5 MILES EAST OF MCCONNELLS. THIS
STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
CHESTER…ROCK HILL…MCCONNELLS…RICHBURG…LOWRYS AND EDGEMOOR.

PEA SIZE HAIL…WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES
UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR 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 3469 8133 3492 8123 3489 8101 3467 8100
TIME…MOT…LOC 2242Z 008DEG 4KT 3484 8114

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Special Weather Statement 18:06:55.5380

WWUS82 KGSP 312206
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
606 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

SCZ002-005-312230-
PICKENS MOUNTAINS SC-GREATER PICKENS SC-
606 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL PICKENS
COUNTY UNTIL 630 PM EDT…

AT 606 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
PICKENS. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
PICKENS AND SUNSET.

PEA SIZE HAIL…WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES
UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR 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 3496 8261 3483 8263 3482 8283 3503 8281
TIME…MOT…LOC 2206Z 094DEG 1KT 3490 8271

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Flood Statement 17:50:37.5185

WGUS82 KGSP 312149
FLSGSP

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
549 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

SCC021-312345-
/O.NEW.KGSP.FA.Y.0030.160531T2149Z-160531T2345Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CHEROKEE SC-
549 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR…
NORTHEASTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 745 PM EDT

* AT 547 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN FLOODING AND RAPID RISES ON
SMALL STREAMS IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
FALLEN SINCE 430 PM.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
BLACKSBURG AND CHEROKEE FALLS.

* IN PARTICULAR, CREEKS THAT DRAIN THE BLACKSBURG AREA, SUCH AS
DOOLITTLE CREEK AND CANOE CREEK…AND OTHER SMALL STREAMS THAT
FEED INTO THE LOWER PART OF BUFFALO CREEK AND THE BROAD RIVER…
WILL RISE TO BANKFULL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. TURN
AROUND…DONT DROWN.

PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING
PROPERTY…OR LANDSLIDES 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 3511 8148 3504 8151 3508 8157 3512 8158
3517 8153 3514 8149

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Severe Weather Statement 17:22:55.6826

WWUS52 KGSP 312122
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
522 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

SCC021-312200-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0064.000000T0000Z-160531T2200Z/
CHEROKEE SC-
522 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY…

AT 521 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES EAST OF
GAFFNEY…OR NEAR BLACKSBURG…AND IS NEARLY STATIONARY.

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…
BLACKSBURG…DRAYTONVILLE…KINGS CREEK AND CHEROKEE FALLS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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 3506 8142 3505 8146 3505 8147 3504 8148
3500 8159 3518 8168 3518 8165 3517 8164
3518 8159 3517 8148
TIME…MOT…LOC 2121Z 236DEG 2KT 3509 8153

HAIL…1.00IN
WIND…60MPH

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Special Weather Statement 17:12:19.7295

WWUS82 KGSP 312111
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
511 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

SCZ013-312200-
UNION SC-
511 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN UNION
COUNTY UNTIL 600 PM EDT…

AT 511 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 15
MILES SOUTH OF UNION…OR 5 MILES EAST OF WHITMIRE. THIS STORM WAS
NEARLY STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
CARLISLE.

PEA SIZE HAIL…WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES
UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR 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 3445 8155 3446 8155 3446 8156 3448 8155
3451 8160 3460 8160 3460 8142 3453 8143
3450 8142 3450 8144 3449 8144 3449 8148
3445 8153
TIME…MOT…LOC 2111Z 189DEG 4KT 3451 8152

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning 17:09:18.5000

WUUS52 KGSP 312108
SVRGSP
SCC021-312200-
/O.NEW.KGSP.SV.W.0064.160531T2108Z-160531T2200Z/

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
508 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
NORTHEASTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 508 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 6 MILES EAST OF
GAFFNEY…OR NEAR BLACKSBURG…AND IS NEARLY STATIONARY.

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…
BLACKSBURG…DRAYTONVILLE…KINGS CREEK AND CHEROKEE FALLS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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.

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 3506 8142 3505 8146 3505 8147 3504 8148
3500 8159 3518 8168 3518 8165 3517 8164
3518 8159 3517 8148
TIME…MOT…LOC 2108Z 236DEG 2KT 3509 8154

HAIL…1.00IN
WIND…60MPH

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Special Weather Statement 16:44:45.8564

WWUS82 KGSP 312044
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
444 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

SCZ008-312115-
CHEROKEE SC-
444 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL CHEROKEE
COUNTY UNTIL 515 PM EDT…

AT 443 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 5
MILES SOUTHEAST OF GAFFNEY…MOVING SOUTH AT 5 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
GAFFNEY…BLACKSBURG…DRAYTONVILLE AND CHEROKEE FALLS.

PEA SIZE HAIL…WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES
UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR 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 3493 8167 3509 8167 3513 8148 3494 8149
TIME…MOT…LOC 2043Z 344DEG 5KT 3504 8157

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Severe Weather Statement 16:36:49.6377

WWUS52 KGSP 312036
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
436 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

NCC149-SCC083-312046-
/O.EXP.KGSP.SV.W.0063.000000T0000Z-160531T2045Z/
POLK NC-SPARTANBURG SC-
436 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

…THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTH CENTRAL POLK AND
NORTHWESTERN SPARTANBURG COUNTIES WILL EXPIRE AT 445 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 HEAVY RAIN
IS STILL POSSIBLE WITH THIS THUNDERSTORM.

LAT…LON 3514 8201 3512 8222 3514 8222 3526 8221
3529 8211
TIME…MOT…LOC 2034Z 345DEG 6KT 3522 8217

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