Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1032 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

NCZ036-056-057-069-071-072-270300-
ROWAN NC-IREDELL NC-CATAWBA NC-CABARRUS NC-MECKLENBURG NC-LINCOLN NC-
1032 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
NORTHWESTERN MECKLENBURG...ROWAN...SOUTHEASTERN CATAWBA...CABARRUS...
SOUTHEASTERN IREDELL AND EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTIES UNTIL 1100 PM
EDT...

AT 1032 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 MILES NORTHWEST OF
NORTHEAST CHARLOTTE TO 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF ALBEMARLE...AND MOVING
NORTH AT 25 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DOWNTOWN CONCORD...KANNAPOLIS...SALISBURY...STATESVILLE...NORTHEAST
CHARLOTTE...HUNTERSVILLE...CORNELIUS...MOORESVILLE...DAVIDSON AND
HARRISBURG.

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 THESE STORMS. 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
STORMS APPROACH.

&&

LAT...LON 3550 8030 3521 8049 3539 8097 3540 8096
      3541 8104 3591 8095 3569 8033 3558 8021
      3555 8021 3551 8018
TIME...MOT...LOC 0232Z 196DEG 23KT 3545 8094 3521 8028

$$

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