This is an automatic message WUUS52 KGSP 081843
BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
243 PM EDT Mon Apr 8 2019
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Southeastern Rutherford County in western North Carolina…
Cleveland County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…
Northeastern Spartanburg County in Upstate South Carolina…
Northern Cherokee County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 345 PM EDT.
* At 243 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles west of
Gaffney, or near Cowpens National Battlefield, moving northeast at
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…
Shelby, Gaffney, Forest City, Kings Mountain, Boiling Springs SC,
Boiling Springs NC, Cowpens, Blacksburg, Mayo and Chesnee.
Scattered trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned
area. Seek shelter inside an interior room.
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 3525 8132 3519 8132 3518 8133 3495 8193
3501 8208 3553 8176
TIME…MOT…LOC 1843Z 221DEG 24KT 3511 8180