Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
839 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

NCZ070-071-082-170130-
GASTON-MECKLENBURG-UNION-
839 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN UNION...SOUTHERN
MECKLENBURG AND SOUTHEASTERN GASTON COUNTIES IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH
CAROLINA THROUGH 930 PM EDT...

AT 834 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR BELMONT...OR 9 MILES WEST OF CENTER CITY
CHARLOTTE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

THIS STORM WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS NEAR...
  I-85 AT FREEDOM DRIVE...
  STEELE CREEK...
  CENTER CITY CHARLOTTE...
  STARMOUNT...
  SOUTHPARK MALL...
  EASTLAND MALL...

NICKEL SIZE HAIL...AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS
STORM.

GUSTY WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN TREES THAT ARE DEAD...OR THAT HAVE WEAKENED
ROOT SYSTEMS. OUTDOOR FURNITURE AND SIMILAR ITEMS CAN BE TOSSED
AROUND IF NOT ANCHORED. SEEK SHELTER INDOORS.

DIME TO NICKEL SIZE HAIL CAN CAUSE CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE TO VEHICLES.
CONSIDER MOVING VEHICLES TO A COVERED STORAGE AREA BEFORE THE STORM
ARRIVES.

LAT...LON 3494 8075 3501 8086 3511 8094 3508 8097
      3514 8105 3515 8106 3515 8108 3519 8113
      3536 8099 3520 8056

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