Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
131 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

SCZ014-031845-
CHESTER SC-
131 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
CHESTER COUNTY UNTIL 145 PM EST...

AT 131 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A LINE OF
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 3 MILES WEST OF
LANCASTER TO 14 MILES NORTHEAST OF WINNSBORO...AND MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 50 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES UP TO 2 INCHES
PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREAT FALLS...FORT LAWN AND FISHING CREEK RESERVOIR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND SATURATED SOIL CONDITIONS WILL
CAUSE SCATTERED TREES AND POWER LINES TO FALL. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE AN
INTERIOR ROOM.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3467 8089 3463 8090 3462 8089 3460 8089
      3458 8088 3455 8087 3454 8088 3454 8095
      3456 8110 3477 8089 3477 8088 3475 8088
      3470 8086
TIME...MOT...LOC 1831Z 238DEG 50KT 3473 8084 3457 8099

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