Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
943 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

NCZ071-270245-
MECKLENBURG NC-
943 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

...A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF MECKLENBURG
COUNTY UNTIL 1045 PM EDT...

AT 943 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A CLUSTER
OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 MILES NORTHWEST OF
NORTHWEST CHARLOTTE TO 11 MILES NORTHEAST OF ROCK HILL...AND MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL...WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES
UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NORTHWEST CHARLOTTE...UPTOWN CHARLOTTE...NORTHEAST CHARLOTTE...
HUNTERSVILLE...MATTHEWS...CORNELIUS...MINT HILL...DAVIDSON...
PINEVILLE AND SOUTHWEST CHARLOTTE.

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 3505 8075 3500 8084 3501 8084 3511 8093
      3509 8097 3517 8101 3527 8102 3534 8099
      3536 8092 3536 8098 3538 8099 3539 8095
      3547 8095 3551 8091 3551 8078 3542 8075
      3540 8077 3535 8069 3527 8067 3521 8055
TIME...MOT...LOC 0143Z 242DEG 8KT 3540 8105 3502 8084

$$

CDG


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