Flood Statement 21:40:25.3529

WGUS82 KGSP 280139
FLSGSP

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
939 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SCC047-280245-
/O.NEW.KGSP.FA.Y.0096.160928T0139Z-160928T0245Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GREENWOOD SC-
939 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR…
CENTRAL GREENWOOD COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 1045 PM EDT

* AT 937 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN SINCE ACROSS
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL GREENWOOD COUNTY SINCE 9 PM. AN ADDITIONAL
INCH OF RAIN MAY RAPIDLY FALL BY 1030 PM.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
GREENWOOD…NINETY SIX…COKESBURY…HODGES…PROMISED LAND AND
CORONACA.

* DEEP PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS DUE TO POOR DRAINAGE WILL BE LIKELY
ESPECIALLY NEAR THE BYPASS AT BURTON PLAZA AND ALONG A PORTION OF
LAUREL STREET…AIRPORT…OLD LAURENS ROADS NEAR THE ROCKY RIVER
AND MCGHEE AND MONTAGUE AVENUES. TURNERS BRANCH WILL LIKELY FLOOD
LOW LYING AREAS ON POPLAR AND RONNIE DRIVES AND EARL COURT.

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.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED…OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING
PROPERTY… OR LANDSLIDES TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE 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 3432 8216 3418 8198 3412 8225 3419 8223
3429 8229

$$

NED

Special Weather Statement 19:18:44.1030

WWUS82 KGSP 272317
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
717 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SCZ013-014-272345-
UNION SC-CHESTER SC-
717 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHEASTERN UNION AND
SOUTHWESTERN CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 745 PM EDT…

AT 717 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 13
MILES SOUTHWEST OF CHESTER…OR NEAR CARLISLE…MOVING EAST AT 20
MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
CHESTER…CARLISLE…CHESTER STATE PARK…MONARCH MILL…LEEDS…
CORNWELL…SANTUC AND BLACKSTOCK.

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 3452 8158 3472 8158 3476 8111 3456 8110
3457 8142 3451 8143
TIME…MOT…LOC 2317Z 267DEG 19KT 3462 8142

$$

NED

Special Weather Statement 18:55:23.3217

WWUS82 KGSP 272254
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
654 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SCZ007-008-013-272330-
SPARTANBURG SC-CHEROKEE SC-UNION SC-
654 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN UNION…EAST
CENTRAL SPARTANBURG AND SOUTHWESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM
EDT…

AT 654 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 11
MILES NORTH OF UNION…OR NEAR JONESVILLE…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25
MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
PACOLET…JONESVILLE…PACOLET MILLS…SARATT AND DRAYTONVILLE.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN
THESE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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

&&

LAT…LON 3477 8170 3493 8181 3505 8160 3483 8146
TIME…MOT…LOC 2254Z 244DEG 21KT 3489 8168

$$

NED

Special Weather Statement 18:19:51.1967

WWUS82 KGSP 272219
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
619 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SCZ007-012-013-019-272245-
SPARTANBURG SC-UNION SC-LAURENS SC-GREENWOOD SC-
619 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT CENTRAL
LAURENS…NORTHERN GREENWOOD…CENTRAL UNION AND SOUTHEASTERN
SPARTANBURG COUNTIES UNTIL 645 PM EDT…

AT 618 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 15 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
UNION TO 8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF LAURENS TO 8 MILES NORTH OF
GREENWOOD…AND MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
UNION…CLINTON…MONARCH MILL…JOANNA…CROSS HILL…WATERLOO…
LAKE GREENWOOD…ROSE HILL STATE PARK…GREENWOOD STATE PARK AND
BUFFALO.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING…DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP
TO 50 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.

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 3426 8224 3444 8196 3471 8193 3473 8149
3446 8152 3445 8155 3448 8155 3453 8164
3437 8178 3430 8190 3420 8194 3419 8192
3418 8191 3419 8193
TIME…MOT…LOC 2218Z 277DEG 19KT 3463 8187 3444 8189 3430 8210

$$

NED

Special Weather Statement 17:51:11.4154

WWUS82 KGSP 272150
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
550 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SCZ012-272215-
LAURENS SC-
550 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHWESTERN LAURENS COUNTY
UNTIL 615 PM EDT…

AT 550 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 4
MILES WEST OF LAURENS…MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
LAURENS…GRAY COURT…WARE SHOALS…CLINTON…ORA AND HICKORY
TAVERN.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND 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.

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.

&&

LAT…LON 3439 8223 3473 8216 3469 8205 3466 8200
3439 8185 3438 8222
TIME…MOT…LOC 2150Z 261DEG 22KT 3452 8211

$$

NED

Special Weather Statement 17:35:35.1342

WWUS82 KGSP 272134
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
534 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SCZ009-013-014-272200-
UNION SC-CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
534 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN UNION…
SOUTHWESTERN YORK AND NORTHWESTERN CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM
EDT…

AT 534 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10
MILES NORTHEAST OF UNION…OR OVER LOCKHART…MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
CHESTER…LOCKHART…MCCONNELLS…LOWRYS…CHESTER STATE PARK…
ADAMSBURG AND BULLOCK CREEK.

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 3472 8156 3487 8153 3488 8152 3487 8150
3487 8149 3484 8146 3485 8145 3487 8147
3489 8147 3490 8148 3488 8115 3462 8121
TIME…MOT…LOC 2134Z 280DEG 17KT 3480 8147

$$

NED

Severe Weather Statement 17:32:21.1654

WWUS52 KGSP 272131
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
531 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SCC021-087-272141-
/O.CAN.KGSP.SV.W.0232.000000T0000Z-160927T2145Z/
UNION SC-CHEROKEE SC-
531 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR NORTHEASTERN UNION AND SOUTH
CENTRAL CHEROKEE COUNTIES IS CANCELLED…

THE STORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS WEAKENED BELOW SEVERE
LIMITS…AND HAS EXITED THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS
BEEN CANCELLED. HOWEVER GUSTY WINDS 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 3487 8173 3490 8173 3491 8171 3493 8173
3501 8174 3503 8150 3483 8148
TIME…MOT…LOC 2127Z 282DEG 17KT 3492 8152

$$

NED

Severe Weather Statement 17:19:49.4936

WWUS52 KGSP 272119
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
519 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SCC083-272128-
/O.CAN.KGSP.SV.W.0232.000000T0000Z-160927T2145Z/
SPARTANBURG SC-
519 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR EAST CENTRAL SPARTANBURG
COUNTY IS CANCELLED…

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED OUT OF
THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT…LON 3487 8173 3490 8173 3491 8171 3493 8173
3501 8174 3503 8150 3483 8148
TIME…MOT…LOC 2118Z 282DEG 17KT 3493 8160

$$

SCC021-087-272145-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0232.000000T0000Z-160927T2145Z/
UNION SC-CHEROKEE SC-
519 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 545 PM EDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN UNION AND SOUTH CENTRAL CHEROKEE COUNTIES…

AT 518 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 10 MILES SOUTH OF
GAFFNEY…OR 7 MILES NORTHEAST OF JONESVILLE…MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
SARATT AND THICKETTY.

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 3487 8173 3490 8173 3491 8171 3493 8173
3501 8174 3503 8150 3483 8148
TIME…MOT…LOC 2118Z 282DEG 17KT 3493 8160

HAIL…0.75IN
WIND…60MPH

$$

NED

Severe Weather Statement 17:19:49.4936

WWUS52 KGSP 272119
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
519 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SCC083-272128-
/O.CAN.KGSP.SV.W.0232.000000T0000Z-160927T2145Z/
SPARTANBURG SC-
519 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR EAST CENTRAL SPARTANBURG
COUNTY IS CANCELLED…

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED OUT OF
THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT…LON 3487 8173 3490 8173 3491 8171 3493 8173
3501 8174 3503 8150 3483 8148
TIME…MOT…LOC 2118Z 282DEG 17KT 3493 8160

$$

SCC021-087-272145-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0232.000000T0000Z-160927T2145Z/
UNION SC-CHEROKEE SC-
519 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 545 PM EDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN UNION AND SOUTH CENTRAL CHEROKEE COUNTIES…

AT 518 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 10 MILES SOUTH OF
GAFFNEY…OR 7 MILES NORTHEAST OF JONESVILLE…MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
SARATT AND THICKETTY.

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 3487 8173 3490 8173 3491 8171 3493 8173
3501 8174 3503 8150 3483 8148
TIME…MOT…LOC 2118Z 282DEG 17KT 3493 8160

HAIL…0.75IN
WIND…60MPH

$$

NED

Special Weather Statement 17:15:40.3685

WWUS82 KGSP 272114
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
514 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

SCZ006-010>012-019-272145-
ABBEVILLE SC-GREATER GREENVILLE SC-LAURENS SC-ANDERSON SC-
GREENWOOD SC-
514 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHWESTERN LAURENS…
NORTHWESTERN GREENWOOD…SOUTH CENTRAL GREENVILLE…NORTHEASTERN
ABBEVILLE AND EAST CENTRAL ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM EDT…

AT 514 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 17
MILES NORTH OF ABBEVILLE…OR NEAR HONEA PATH…MOVING EAST AT 20
MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
BELTON…HONEA PATH…WARE SHOALS…DUE WEST…DONALDS…COKESBURY…
HODGES…SHOALS JUNCTION…PRINCETON AND HICKORY TAVERN.

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 3437 8258 3464 8244 3454 8208 3423 8220
TIME…MOT…LOC 2114Z 285DEG 16KT 3443 8236

$$

NED