Special Weather Statement 21:51:19.6085

WWUS82 KGSP 010150
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
950 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

NCZ071-082-SCZ009-010215-
UNION NC-MECKLENBURG NC-YORK SC-
950 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

…A THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEASTERN MECKLENBURG…WESTERN UNION AND EAST CENTRAL YORK
COUNTIES UNTIL 1015 PM EDT…

AT 950 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM WITH
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL 12 MILES EAST OF ROCK HILL…OR NEAR MARVIN…
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
MONROE…MATTHEWS…MINT HILL…INDIAN TRAIL…WEDDINGTON…STALLINGS…
WESLEY CHAPEL…WINGATE…WAXHAW AND LAKE PARK.

HALF INCH HAIL…WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL RATES
UP TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR 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.

DIME TO NICKEL SIZE HAIL CAN CAUSE CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE TO VEHICLES.
CONSIDER MOVING VEHICLES TO A COVERED STORAGE AREA BEFORE THE STORM
ARRIVES.

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 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 3483 8079 3494 8078 3498 8082 3496 8087
3492 8086 3490 8088 3497 8094 3500 8090
3496 8088 3497 8086 3499 8083 3503 8086
3521 8062 3498 8043
TIME…MOT…LOC 0150Z 235DEG 15KT 3494 8081

$$

07

Flash Flood Statement 21:41:47.0695

WGUS72 KGSP 010141
FFSGSP

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
941 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

SCC091-010300-
/O.CON.KGSP.FF.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160501T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
YORK SC-
941 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

…THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN YORK COUNTY…

AT 938 PM EDT…EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED FLASH FLOODING IN
EASTERN YORK COUNTY…AROUND ROCK HILL AND FORT MILL. OVER 5 INCHES
OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN SINCE 630 PM EDT SATURDAY. FLASH FLOODING IS
ALREADY OCCURRING…WITH WATER RESCUES ONGOING. DO NOT DRIVE INTO
FLOODED ROADWAYS!

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…FORT MILL…TEGA CAY…LESSLIE…CATAWBA…CAROWINDS AND
NEWPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF RAPIDLY
FLOWING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. IT IS NOT WORTH THE RISK.
PLEASE TURN AROUND…DONT DROWN.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO…PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATERS OR LANDSLIDES
FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING PROPERTY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG BY CALLING TOLL FREE…1…800…2
6 7…8 1 0 1…BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE…NWSGSP…OR VIA
TWITTER USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT
AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED…INCLUDING ROADWAYS…
NEARBY CROSS STREETS…STREAM NAMES AND OTHER LANDMARKS. YOUR REPORTS
ARE CRITICAL TO HELPING US VERIFY FLOOD EVENTS AND IMPROVE FUTURE
WARNINGS.

&&

LAT…LON 3490 8088 3484 8087 3482 8090 3482 8113
3504 8108 3506 8105 3504 8104 3511 8093
3508 8091 3504 8090 3503 8090 3501 8091
3499 8089 3492 8086

$$

TDP

Special Weather Statement 21:08:26.4064

WWUS82 KGSP 010107
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
907 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

SCZ009-014-010130-
CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
907 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

…A THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEASTERN YORK AND NORTHEASTERN CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 930 PM
EDT…

AT 907 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM WITH
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL 4 MILES SOUTHEAST OF ROCK HILL…OR OVER
LESSLIE…MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…FORT MILL…LESSLIE…CATAWBA AND EDGEMOOR.

PEA SIZE HAIL…WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL RATES
UP TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR 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.

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.

LAKE WYLIE IS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM. CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS. MOVE TO
SHORE IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT…LON 3490 8088 3487 8088 3486 8087 3484 8087
3483 8090 3480 8088 3477 8100 3494 8109
3503 8090 3501 8091 3499 8089 3497 8089
3496 8087 3492 8086
TIME…MOT…LOC 0107Z 247DEG 23KT 3489 8096

$$

07

Special Weather Statement 20:36:33.3655

WWUS82 KGSP 010035
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
835 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

SCZ009-014-010100-
CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
835 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

…A THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEASTERN YORK AND NORTH CENTRAL CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 900 PM
EDT…

AT 835 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM WITH
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL 5 MILES SOUTH OF ROCK HILL…MOVING NORTHEAST AT
25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…FORT MILL…TEGA CAY…LESSLIE…CATAWBA…NEWPORT…CAROWINDS
AND EDGEMOOR.

NIKCEL SIZE HAIL…WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL
RATES UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR 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.

DIME TO NICKEL SIZE HAIL CAN CAUSE CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE TO VEHICLES.
CONSIDER MOVING VEHICLES TO A COVERED STORAGE AREA BEFORE THE STORM
ARRIVES.

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 3490 8088 3488 8088 3475 8102 3485 8120
3506 8105 3504 8104 3511 8093 3506 8090
3503 8090 3501 8091 3499 8089 3497 8089
3496 8087 3492 8086
TIME…MOT…LOC 0035Z 216DEG 21KT 3487 8106

$$

07

Special Weather Statement 20:23:05.4768

WWUS82 KGSP 010022
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
822 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

NCZ071-082-SCZ009-010045-
UNION NC-MECKLENBURG NC-YORK SC-
822 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

…A THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
SOUTH CENTRAL MECKLENBURG…SOUTHWESTERN UNION AND EAST CENTRAL YORK
COUNTIES UNTIL 845 PM EDT…

AT 821 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM WITH
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL 8 MILES EAST OF ROCK HILL…OR 5 MILES SOUTHWEST
OF MARVIN…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…SOUTH CHARLOTTE…WEDDINGTON…FORT MILL…PINEVILLE…WESLEY
CHAPEL…WAXHAW…MINERAL SPRINGS…MARVIN AND THE ARBORETUM.

NIKCEL SIZE HAIL…WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH AND EXTREME RAINFALL RATES
IN EXCESS OF 3 INCHES PER HOUR 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.

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 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.

LAKE WYLIE IS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM. CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS. MOVE TO
SHORE IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT…LON 3497 8059 3486 8079 3494 8078 3500 8084
3499 8089 3492 8086 3490 8088 3487 8088
3486 8087 3484 8088 3495 8101 3506 8091
3503 8090 3501 8091 3500 8090 3501 8084
3507 8090 3517 8081
TIME…MOT…LOC 0021Z 226DEG 12KT 3494 8088

$$

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Flash Flood Warning 20:08:09.5949

WGUS52 KGSP 010007
FFWGSP
SCC091-010300-
/O.NEW.KGSP.FF.W.0008.160501T0007Z-160501T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
807 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
EASTERN YORK COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT

* AT 804 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
VERY HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN
IS ESTIMATED TO HAVE FALLEN SINCE 7 PM IN THE CATAWBA AND LESSLIE
AREAS. ADDITIONAL STORMS WERE DEVELOPING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA
AND WILL OVERSPREAD MUCH OF THE I-77 CORRIDOR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…FORT MILL…TEGA CAY…LESSLIE…CATAWBA…CAROWINDS AND
NEWPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF RAPIDLY
FLOWING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. IT IS NOT WORTH THE RISK.
PLEASE TURN AROUND…DONT DROWN.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO…PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATERS OR LANDSLIDES
FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING PROPERTY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG BY CALLING TOLL FREE…1…800…2
6 7…8 1 0 1…BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE…NWSGSP…OR VIA
TWITTER USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT
AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED…INCLUDING ROADWAYS…
NEARBY CROSS STREETS…STREAM NAMES AND OTHER LANDMARKS. YOUR REPORTS
ARE CRITICAL TO HELPING US VERIFY FLOOD EVENTS AND IMPROVE FUTURE
WARNINGS.

&&

LAT…LON 3490 8088 3484 8087 3482 8090 3482 8113
3504 8108 3506 8105 3504 8104 3511 8093
3508 8091 3504 8090 3503 8090 3501 8091
3499 8089 3492 8086

$$

CSH

Special Weather Statement 19:53:51.0519

WWUS82 KGSP 302353
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
753 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

NCZ071-082-SCZ009-010015-
UNION NC-MECKLENBURG NC-YORK SC-
753 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

…A THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
SOUTHERN MECKLENBURG…WEST CENTRAL UNION AND SOUTHEASTERN YORK
COUNTIES UNTIL 815 PM EDT…

AT 752 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM WITH
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL NEAR ROCK HILL…OR NEAR LESSLIE…MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…UPTOWN CHARLOTTE…CENTRAL CHARLOTTE…SOUTH CHARLOTTE…
SOUTHWEST CHARLOTTE…MATTHEWS…FORT MILL…PINEVILLE…TEGA CAY AND
LESSLIE.

NIKCEL SIZE HAIL…WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL
RATES UP TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR 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.

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 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.

LAKE WYLIE IS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM. CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS. MOVE TO
SHORE IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT…LON 3496 8080 3508 8091 3503 8090 3501 8091
3499 8089 3492 8086 3490 8088 3486 8088
3482 8091 3490 8111 3528 8095 3516 8065
TIME…MOT…LOC 2352Z 205DEG 28KT 3493 8097

$$

07

Flood Statement 19:38:23.1574

WGUS82 KGSP 302337
FLSGSP

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
737 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

NCC071-119-SCC091-010130-
/O.NEW.KGSP.FA.Y.0022.160430T2337Z-160501T0130Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MECKLENBURG NC-GASTON NC-YORK SC-
737 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR…
MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA…
GASTON COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA…
NORTHEASTERN YORK COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 734 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED BLOSSOMING HEAVY RAIN
PRODUCING THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS YORK COUNTY. STORMS WILL CONTINUE
TO SPREAD NORTH INTO GREATER CHARLOTTE AND GASTONIA THIS EVENING.

EXPECTED RAINFALL RATES MAY NEAR 2 INCHES PER HOUR PERHAPS LEADING
TO LOCALIZED URBAN FLOODING AND RAPID RISES ON A FEW SMALL STREAMS
IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
GASTONIA…CHARLOTTE…MT HOLLY… FORT MILL AND BELMONT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS…STREETS
AND UNDERPASSES…AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING
SPOTS. RAPID RISES ON SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS WILL ALSO OCCUR…
POSSIBLY FLOODING LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND FARMLAND. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. TURN AROUND…DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT…LON 3513 8076 3507 8091 3503 8090 3501 8091
3499 8089 3496 8088 3498 8115 3516 8124
3541 8121 3540 8096 3541 8096 3542 8075
3540 8077 3538 8074 3523 8071

$$

CSH

Hazardous Weather Outlook 18:59:06.0598

FLUS42 KGSP 302258
HWOGSP

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
658 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ033-035>037-048>053-056>059-062>065-
068>072-082-501>510-SCZ001>014-019-012300-
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-
658 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

.DAY ONE…TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE REGION THIS
EVENING. A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE…PRODUCING
SMALL HAIL AND/OR GUSTY WIND…BUT THE BIGGEST THREAT WILL COME
FROM LOCALIZED VERY HEAVY RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

..SUNDAY…THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED…SOME POSSIBLY PRODUCING
SEVERE HAIL OR WIND GUSTS.
..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.
..THURSDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

NONE.

$$

Special Weather Statement 18:55:14.5500

WWUS82 KGSP 302254
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
654 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

NCZ068-070-071-SCZ008-009-014-302345-
CLEVELAND NC-GASTON NC-MECKLENBURG NC-CHEROKEE SC-CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
654 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

…A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF MECKLENBURG…
GASTON…SOUTHEASTERN CLEVELAND…YORK…EASTERN CHEROKEE AND
NORTHEASTERN CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 745 PM EDT…

AT 654 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A CLUSTER
OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES WEST OF YORK TO
10 MILES EAST OF CHESTER…AND MOVING NORTH AT 35 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
GASTONIA…ROCK HILL…UPTOWN CHARLOTTE…YORK…CENTRAL CHARLOTTE…SOUTH
CHARLOTTE…SOUTHWEST CHARLOTTE…EAST CHARLOTTE…NORTHEAST CHARLOTTE
AND NORTHWEST CHARLOTTE.

PEA SIZE HAIL…WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES
UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR 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.

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 3506 8073 3500 8084 3508 8091 3501 8091
3492 8086 3490 8088 3484 8087 3482 8090
3479 8088 3471 8087 3458 8092 3499 8161
3542 8134 3541 8122 3533 8070
TIME…MOT…LOC 2254Z 186DEG 30KT 3498 8142 3476 8103

$$

07