This is an automatic message WUUS52 KGSP 312311
BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
711 PM EDT FRI AUG 31 2018
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Northwestern Chester County in Upstate South Carolina…
Southwestern York County in Upstate South Carolina…
Southeastern Cherokee County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 745 PM EDT.
* At 711 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 14 miles southwest
of York, or 5 miles northeast of Lockhart, moving north at 5 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
IMPACT…Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind
damage to trees and power lines.
* Locations impacted include…
Sharon, Hickory Grove and Bullock Creek.
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 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
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 3481 8147 3481 8148 3482 8149 3484 8146
3486 8149 3487 8148 3487 8150 3488 8152
3497 8154 3502 8140 3497 8133 3482 8133
TIME…MOT…LOC 2311Z 174DEG 6KT 3486 8143