Special Weather Statement 19:44:42.9352

WWUS82 KGSP 072344
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
744 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

SCZ001-004-010-080030-
GREATER OCONEE SC-OCONEE MOUNTAINS SC-ANDERSON SC-
744 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT
SOUTHEASTERN OCONEE AND WEST CENTRAL ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 830 PM
EDT…

AT 743 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING 11 MILES NORTH OF HARTWELL…OR 5 MILES EAST OF
TUGALOO STATE PARK…MOVING NORTH AT 10 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE… SENECA…LAKE
HARTWELL…WESTMINSTER…TOWNVILLE…OAKWAY AND FAIR PLAY.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING…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…

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 3446 8287 3448 8288 3449 8291 3448 8299
3447 8300 3448 8303 3452 8309 3453 8308
3453 8310 3464 8320 3472 8286 3470 8286
3470 8285 3463 8284 3463 8285 3462 8284
3446 8280
TIME…MOT…LOC 2343Z 164DEG 7KT 3452 8297

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Special Weather Statement 19:38:49.0133

WWUS82 KGSP 072338
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
738 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

SCZ007-013-080015-
SPARTANBURG SC-UNION SC-
738 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

…A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT
NORTHWESTERN UNION AND CENTRAL SPARTANBURG COUNTIES UNTIL 815 PM
EDT…

AT 737 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A CLUSTER
OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9
MILES EAST OF SPARTANBURG TO 16 MILES NORTH OF LAURENS…AND MOVING
NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
SPARTANBURG…WOODRUFF…PACOLET…COWPENS…ROEBUCK…JONESVILLE…
PACOLET MILLS…CEDAR SPRINGS…CROFT STATE PARK AND MOORE.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING…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…

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 3465 8195 3465 8197 3482 8218 3504 8181
3502 8179 3493 8176 3493 8174 3484 8164
3461 8192
TIME…MOT…LOC 2337Z 152DEG 9KT 3490 8177 3474 8203

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Flood Statement 19:15:58.1070

WGUS82 KGSP 072315
FLSGSP

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
715 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

SCC001-007-045-047-059-083-087-080215-
/O.NEW.KGSP.FA.Y.0073.160807T2315Z-160808T0215Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LAURENS SC-GREENWOOD SC-UNION SC-SPARTANBURG SC-GREENVILLE SC-
ABBEVILLE SC-ANDERSON SC-
715 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR…
CENTRAL LAURENS COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…
NORTHWESTERN GREENWOOD COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…
SOUTHWESTERN UNION COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…
SOUTHERN SPARTANBURG COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…
SOUTHEASTERN GREENVILLE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…
NORTHEASTERN ABBEVILLE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…
NORTHEASTERN ANDERSON COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT

* AT 714 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL
STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN
HAVE FALLEN SINCE 5PM.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…GREENVILLE EASTSIDE…WEST GREENVILLE…
GREER…MAULDIN…TAYLORS…SIMPSONVILLE…BEREA…
FIVE FORKS AND FOUNTAIN INN.

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.

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 3430 8243 3465 8244 3492 8251 3498 8209
3461 8155 3450 8158 3453 8164 3445 8172
3458 8200 3434 8216

$$

JMP

Special Weather Statement 19:15:53.0601

WWUS82 KGSP 072315
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
715 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

GAZ029-SCZ011-080000-
ELBERT GA-ABBEVILLE SC-
715 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT
SOUTHEASTERN ELBERT AND SOUTHWESTERN ABBEVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 800 PM
EDT…

AT 714 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING 10 MILES EAST OF ELBERTON…OR NEAR LAKE RUSSELL.
THIS STORM WAS DRIFTING TOWARD THE NORTHWEST.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
MIDDLETON…LAKE RUSSELL…RUSSELL STATE PARK AND RUCKERSVILLE.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING…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…

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 RUSSELL 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 3414 8288 3421 8274 3421 8273 3424 8269
3407 8262 3402 8271
TIME…MOT…LOC 2314Z 151DEG 4KT 3409 8268

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Special Weather Statement 18:47:41.8882

WWUS82 KGSP 072247
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
647 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

SCZ006-007-012-072330-
GREATER GREENVILLE SC-SPARTANBURG SC-LAURENS SC-
647 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT
NORTHWESTERN LAURENS…SOUTHWESTERN SPARTANBURG AND SOUTHEASTERN
GREENVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM EDT…

AT 646 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING 9 MILES EAST OF GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…OR OVER FIVE
FORKS. THIS STORM WAS DRIFTING NORTHWEST.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE… GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…GREENVILLE
EASTSIDE…GREER…MAULDIN…TAYLORS… SIMPSONVILLE…FIVE
FORKS…FOUNTAIN INN…WOODRUFF AND REIDVILLE.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING…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…

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 3463 8190 3461 8229 3486 8244 3496 8223
3474 8196
TIME…MOT…LOC 2246Z 151DEG 4KT 3481 8223

$$

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Special Weather Statement 18:42:50.6851

WWUS82 KGSP 072242
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
642 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

SCZ012-013-072315-
UNION SC-LAURENS SC-
642 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT EAST
CENTRAL LAURENS AND SOUTHWESTERN UNION COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM EDT…

AT 642 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING 12 MILES SOUTH OF UNION…OR NEAR ROSE HILL STATE
PARK. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
ROSE HILL STATE PARK…BUFFALO…CROSS KEYS AND SEDALIA.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING…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…

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 3459 8186 3460 8185 3466 8183 3472 8166
3452 8160 3451 8161 3453 8162 3452 8163
3453 8164 3450 8167 3446 8169 3444 8173
TIME…MOT…LOC 2242Z 151DEG 4KT 3456 8170

$$

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Severe Weather Statement 18:24:23.5445

WWUS52 KGSP 072223
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
623 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

SCC045-059-083-072245-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0202.000000T0000Z-160807T2245Z/
LAURENS SC-SPARTANBURG SC-GREENVILLE SC-
623 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM EDT
FOR NORTHWESTERN LAURENS…SOUTHWESTERN SPARTANBURG AND EAST CENTRAL
GREENVILLE COUNTIES…

AT 623 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 13 MILES SOUTHEAST
OF GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…OR NEAR SIMPSONVILLE…MOVING NORTHWEST AT
10 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
FIVE FORKS…FOUNTAIN INN…GRAY COURT…WOODRUFF AND SIMPSONVILLE.

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 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 3459 8210 3468 8225 3486 8223 3473 8203
3459 8209
TIME…MOT…LOC 2223Z 151DEG 8KT 3475 8220

HAIL…<.75IN WIND...60MPH $$ MOORE

Severe Thunderstorm Warning 17:58:54.3570

WUUS52 KGSP 072158
SVRGSP
SCC045-059-083-072245-
/O.NEW.KGSP.SV.W.0202.160807T2158Z-160807T2245Z/

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
558 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
NORTHWESTERN LAURENS COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…
SOUTHWESTERN SPARTANBURG COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…
EAST CENTRAL GREENVILLE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 645 PM EDT

* AT 557 PM EDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 13 MILES
NORTHWEST OF LAURENS…OR NEAR FOUNTAIN INN…AND IS MOVING
NORTH AT 5 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
FOUNTAIN INN…WOODRUFF…GRAY COURT AND SIMPSONVILLE.

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 3458 8205 3464 8226 3486 8223 3477 8192
TIME…MOT…LOC 2157Z 198DEG 4KT 3468 8213

HAIL…<.75IN WIND...60MPH $$ MOORE

Special Weather Statement 17:43:15.2945

WWUS82 KGSP 072142
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
542 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

SCZ006-072230-
GREATER GREENVILLE SC-
542 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT
SOUTHEASTERN GREENVILLE COUNTY UNTIL 630 PM EDT…

AT 542 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING 16 MILES SOUTH OF GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…OR 6 MILES
EAST OF WEST PELZER. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
MAULDIN…SIMPSONVILLE…FOUNTAIN INN…DONALDSON
CENTER…PIEDMONT… GREENVILLE EASTSIDE…WEST GREENVILLE AND FORK
SHOALS.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING…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…

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 3454 8239 3456 8242 3460 8243 3461 8244
3467 8246 3470 8246 3480 8240 3480 8230
3471 8218 3452 8227
TIME…MOT…LOC 2142Z 198DEG 4KT 3462 8235

$$

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Special Weather Statement 17:28:50.1227

WWUS82 KGSP 072128
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
528 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

NCZ508-510-SCZ007-008-072215-
GREATER RUTHERFORD NC-EASTERN POLK NC-SPARTANBURG SC-CHEROKEE SC-
528 PM EDT SUN AUG 7 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT
SOUTHEASTERN RUTHERFORD…SOUTHEASTERN POLK…NORTHEASTERN
SPARTANBURG AND NORTHWESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM EDT…

AT 527 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING 13 MILES SOUTH OF FOREST CITY…OR NEAR CHESNEE.
THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE… MAYO…CHESNEE…COWPENS
NATIONAL BATTLEFIELD…FINGERVILLE…HARRIS… CLIFFSIDE AND
HENRIETTA.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING…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…

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 3504 8182 3513 8203 3533 8202 3525 8175
TIME…MOT…LOC 2127Z 198DEG 4KT 3515 8193

$$

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