Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
345 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

NCZ036-037-057-032015-
DAVIE NC-ROWAN NC-IREDELL NC-
345 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN
ROWAN...NORTHEASTERN IREDELL AND DAVIE COUNTIES UNTIL 415 PM EDT...

AT 345 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 8
MILES NORTH OF STATESVILLE...OR 5 MILES SOUTHWEST OF HARMONY...MOVING
EAST AT 25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MOCKSVILLE...STATESVILLE...COOLEEMEE...HARMONY...TURNERSBURG...OLIN...COOL
SPRINGS...FARMINGTON AND SHEFFIELD.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. DO NOT TAKE A SHOWER OR BATH. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY
APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM APPROACHES.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3578 8048 3579 8093 3598 8094 3605 8051
TIME...MOT...LOC 1945Z 265DEG 23KT 3590 8085

$$

TDP



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