This is an automatic message WUUS52 KGSP 280045
BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
845 PM EDT THU SEP 27 2018
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Western Cabarrus County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…
Southeastern Catawba County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…
Lincoln County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…
Southeastern Iredell County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…
Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…
Southwestern Rowan County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…
Gaston County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…
Eastern York County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 930 PM EDT.
* At 845 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 8 miles southwest of Lincolnton to near Gastonia to
5 miles east of York, moving northeast at 50 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.
IMPACT…Expect damage to trees and power lines.
* Locations impacted include…
Gastonia, Charlotte, Huntersville, Kannapolis, Concord,
Statesville, and Lincolnton.
Scattered trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned
area. Seek shelter inside an interior room.
These storms are 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 3514 8063 3503 8087 3507 8090 3502 8091
3489 8118 3521 8121 3541 8144 3580 8087
3559 8057 3521 8055
TIME…MOT…LOC 0045Z 232DEG 45KT 3539 8136 3524 8116 3497 8114
HAIL…<.75IN WIND...60MPH $$ 08