Special Weather Statement 19:02:16.1142

WWUS82 KGSP 012301
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
701 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

GAZ029-SCZ011-012330-
ELBERT GA-ABBEVILLE SC-
701 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

…A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN WILL IMPACT
PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN ELBERT AND SOUTHWESTERN ABBEVILLE COUNTIES
UNTIL 730 PM EDT…

AT 701 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A CLUSTER
OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 15 MILES WEST OF
ABBEVILLE TO NEAR ELBERTON…AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE… ELBERTON…CALHOUN
FALLS…LOWNDESVILLE…MIDDLETON…LAKE STROM THURMOND…NANCY HART
STATE PARK…RUSSELL STATE PARK…LAKE RUSSELL… RUCKERSVILLE AND
FORTSONIA.

VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR 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 3404 8296 3409 8297 3426 8261
3408 8240 3406 8244 3408 8248 3407 8253
3401 8260 3399 8258 3397 8264 3399 8266
3397 8278
TIME…MOT…LOC 2301Z 332DEG 5KT 3417 8265 3407 8286

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Special Weather Statement 19:00:20.1982

WWUS82 KGSP 012259
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
659 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

SCZ014-012330-
CHESTER SC-
659 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
CHESTER COUNTY UNTIL 730 PM EDT…

AT 659 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 6
MILES NORTH OF CHESTER…OR NEAR LOWRYS. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY
STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
CHESTER…LOWRYS…CHESTER STATE PARK AND RICHBURG.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 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 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 3466 8101 3467 8133 3482 8128 3482 8105
TIME…MOT…LOC 2259Z 001DEG 3KT 3480 8117

$$

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Special Weather Statement 18:48:04.1992

WWUS82 KGSP 012247
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
647 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

NCZ071-SCZ009-012315-
MECKLENBURG NC-YORK SC-
647 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

…A THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
SOUTHWESTERN MECKLENBURG AND EASTERN YORK COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM
EDT…

AT 647 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM WITH
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL 4 MILES NORTHEAST OF ROCK HILL…OR NEAR TEGA
CAY.
THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…FORT MILL…PINEVILLE…TEGA CAY…NEWPORT…TOWN OF LAKE
WYLIE…LESSLIE…CAROWINDS…STEELE CREEK AND SOUTHWEST CHARLOTTE.

VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR 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 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 3487 8088 3487 8116 3512 8107
3512 8089 3504 8087 3508 8091 3503 8090
3501 8091 3499 8089 3492 8086
TIME…MOT…LOC 2247Z 001DEG 4KT 3500 8100

$$

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Special Weather Statement 18:46:44.6386

WWUS82 KGSP 012245
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
645 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

SCZ003-006-012315-
GREATER GREENVILLE SC-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS SC-
645 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTHEASTERN
GREENVILLE COUNTY UNTIL 715 PM EDT…

AT 645 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 13
MILES SOUTH OF COLUMBUS…OR NEAR LAKE ROBINSON…MOVING NORTHWEST AT
5 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE… TIGERVILLE…LAKE
ROBINSON…TRYON…GLASSY MOUNTAIN…GOWENSVILLE AND NORTH SALUDA
RESERVOIR.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 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 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 3512 8244 3520 8227 3520 8222 3498 8222
3495 8231
TIME…MOT…LOC 2245Z 153DEG 4KT 3505 8227

$$

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Special Weather Statement 18:32:22.6396

WWUS82 KGSP 012231
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
631 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

SCZ007-012-012300-
SPARTANBURG SC-LAURENS SC-
631 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
LAURENS AND SOUTHWESTERN SPARTANBURG COUNTIES UNTIL 700 PM EDT…

AT 631 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 12
MILES SOUTH OF SPARTANBURG…OR NEAR WOODRUFF. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY
STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
WOODRUFF…MOORE AND ENOREE.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 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 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 3472 8218 3476 8216 3486 8202 3477 8184
3458 8193
TIME…MOT…LOC 2231Z 034DEG 4KT 3477 8198

$$

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning 17:57:52.0429

WUUS52 KGSP 012157
SVRGSP
SCC045-083-012245-
/O.NEW.KGSP.SV.W.0068.160601T2157Z-160601T2245Z/

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
557 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
WEST CENTRAL SPARTANBURG COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…
NORTHEASTERN GREENVILLE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 645 PM EDT

* AT 557 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 13 MILES
NORTHEAST OF GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…OR NEAR GREER…MOVING
SOUTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
GREER…TAYLORS…FIVE FORKS…DUNCAN…LYMAN…WELLFORD…
GSP AIRPORT…LAKE ROBINSON…
PARIS MOUNTAIN STATE PARK AND CHERRYDALE POINT.

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.

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 3509 8226 3499 8207 3476 8218 3490 8246
TIME…MOT…LOC 2157Z 031DEG 6KT 3498 8222

HAIL…0.88IN
WIND…60MPH

$$

TDP

Special Weather Statement 17:49:42.4570

WWUS82 KGSP 012148
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
548 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

SCZ006-007-012215-
GREATER GREENVILLE SC-SPARTANBURG SC-
548 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
SPARTANBURG AND EAST CENTRAL GREENVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM EDT…

AT 548 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 14
MILES NORTHEAST OF GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…OR NEAR GREER…MOVING
SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
GREER…TAYLORS…DUNCAN…LYMAN…WELLFORD…REIDVILLE…GSP
AIRPORT AND LAKE ROBINSON.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 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 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 3491 8237 3505 8228 3506 8223 3500 8207
3482 8211
TIME…MOT…LOC 2148Z 023DEG 7KT 3499 8220

$$

TDP

Severe Thunderstorm Warning 17:44:01.5058

WUUS52 KGSP 012143
SVRGSP
SCC021-083-012230-
/O.NEW.KGSP.SV.W.0067.160601T2143Z-160601T2230Z/

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
543 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 543 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES NORTHEAST
OF SPARTANBURG…OR NEAR COWPENS…MOVING SOUTHWEST 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…
SPARTANBURG…PACOLET…COWPENS…MAYO…ROEBUCK…PACOLET MILLS…
CROFT STATE PARK…USC UPSTATE…CEDAR SPRINGS AND PAULINE.

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.

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 3490 8205 3511 8189 3504 8169 3486 8176
3483 8179 3480 8179 3479 8180
TIME…MOT…LOC 2143Z 023DEG 8KT 3501 8183

HAIL…1.00IN
WIND…60MPH

$$

TDP

Special Weather Statement 17:35:39.5146

WWUS82 KGSP 012134
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
534 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

SCZ007-008-012200-
SPARTANBURG SC-CHEROKEE SC-
534 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTHEASTERN
SPARTANBURG AND WEST CENTRAL CHEROKEE COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM EDT…

AT 534 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 8
MILES SOUTHWEST OF GAFFNEY…OR OVER COWPENS…MOVING SOUTH AT 5 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
SPARTANBURG…COWPENS…MAYO AND THICKETTY.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 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 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 3509 8186 3507 8171 3493 8170 3496 8191
TIME…MOT…LOC 2134Z 018DEG 5KT 3502 8180

$$

TDP

Special Weather Statement 17:15:26.9043

WWUS82 KGSP 012114
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
514 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

NCZ068-508-SCZ008-012145-
CLEVELAND NC-GREATER RUTHERFORD NC-CHEROKEE SC-
514 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
RUTHERFORD…SOUTHWESTERN CLEVELAND AND NORTHWESTERN CHEROKEE
COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM EDT…

AT 514 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10
MILES SOUTHEAST OF FOREST CITY…OR 5 MILES NORTH OF COWPENS NATIONAL
BATTLEFIELD…MOVING SOUTH AT 5 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
COWPENS NATIONAL BATTLEFIELD…CLIFFSIDE AND HENRIETTA.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 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 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 3528 8171 3512 8165 3509 8183 3514 8185
3524 8186
TIME…MOT…LOC 2114Z 348DEG 5KT 3521 8179

$$

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