Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1014 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

SCZ019-050300-
GREENWOOD SC-
1014 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN GREENWOOD
COUNTY UNTIL 1100 PM EDT...

AT 1014 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9
MILES EAST OF GREENWOOD...OR NEAR NINETY SIX...MOVING SOUTH AT 20
MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NINETY SIX...NINETY SIX HISTORIC SITE...GREENWOOD STATE PARK...LAKE
GREENWOOD...EPWORTH...DYSON...CALLISON AND KIRKSEY.

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 AND RIVERS MAY ALSO RISE
RAPIDLY. SEEK HIGHER GROUND IF THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS.

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. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM
APPROACHES.

&&

LAT...LON 3398 8205 3398 8216 3425 8209 3425 8202
      3424 8198 3420 8194 3419 8192 3418 8192
      3418 8191 3416 8191 3413 8187 3409 8192
      3404 8194 3400 8199 3396 8201 3395 8205
TIME...MOT...LOC 0214Z 001DEG 18KT 3418 8199

$$

CDG


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