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WWUS52 KGSP 012126
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
526 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

NCC021-012136-
/O.CAN.KGSP.SV.W.0025.000000T0000Z-160501T2145Z/
BUNCOMBE NC-
526 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR NORTHEASTERN BUNCOMBE COUNTY
IS CANCELLED...

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED OUT OF
THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT...LON 3570 8189 3553 8195 3552 8197 3555 8200
      3552 8214 3556 8225 3559 8229 3562 8226
      3565 8229 3567 8228 3568 8229 3570 8229
      3570 8226 3573 8220
TIME...MOT...LOC 2126Z 279DEG 28KT 3563 8219

$$

NCC111-012145-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0025.000000T0000Z-160501T2145Z/
MCDOWELL NC-
526 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 545 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHERN MCDOWELL COUNTY...

AT 526 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 10 MILES WEST OF
MARION...OR OVER OLD FORT...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD...PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL
         DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES. EXPECT
         WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MARION...OLD FORT...SUGAR HILL...FERO...GLENWOOD...PLEASANT GARDENS...
THERMAL CITY AND NEBO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LARGE HAIL CAN CAUSE MAJOR PROPERTY DAMAGE...ESPECIALLY TO VEHICLES.
STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN A FEW TREES AND POWER LINES. 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.

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 3570 8189 3553 8195 3552 8197 3555 8200
      3552 8214 3556 8225 3559 8229 3562 8226
      3565 8229 3567 8228 3568 8229 3570 8229
      3570 8226 3573 8220
TIME...MOT...LOC 2126Z 279DEG 28KT 3563 8219

HAIL...1.50IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

TDP



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