Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
252 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

SCZ019-040730-
GREENWOOD SC-
252 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF GREENWOOD
COUNTY UNTIL 330 AM EDT...

AT 251 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES EAST OF ABBEVILLE
TO 9 MILES NORTH OF MARTINEZ...AND MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREENWOOD...NINETY SIX...TROY...NINETY SIX HISTORIC SITE...GREENWOOD
STATE PARK...LAKE GREENWOOD...PROMISED LAND...BRADLEY...EPWORTH AND
DYSON.

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 3398 8205 3399 8215 3399 8221 3402 8224
      3397 8231 3407 8233 3411 8226 3417 8223
      3423 8198 3419 8192 3418 8192 3418 8191
      3415 8190 3413 8187 3409 8192 3404 8194
      3396 8201 3395 8205
TIME...MOT...LOC 0651Z 262DEG 32KT 3417 8227 3366 8208

$$

CDG


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