Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
453 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

NCZ048>050-012145-
YANCEY NC-MADISON NC-MITCHELL NC-
453 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

...AN AREA OF HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL
IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTHERN MADISON...MITCHELL AND YANCEY COUNTIES
UNTIL 545 PM EDT...

AT 450 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING AN AREA OF HEAVY RAIN
SHOWERS MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH ACROSS NORTHEAST TENNESSEE...
APPROACHING THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA. IF THE RAIN
HOLDS TOGETHER...IT WILL REACH NORTHERN MADISON COUNTY AROUND 505
PM...AND THEN YANCEY AND MITCHELL COUNTIES BETWEEN 525 AND 540 PM.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BURNSVILLE...BAKERSVILLE...HOT SPRINGS...BULADEAN...BANDANA...WOLF
RIDGE...GREEN MOUNTAIN...ALLENSTAND...SWISS AND POPLAR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GUSTY WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN TREES THAT ARE DEAD...OR THAT HAVE WEAKENED
ROOT SYSTEMS. OUTDOOR FURNITURE AND SIMILAR ITEMS CAN BE TOSSED
AROUND IF NOT ANCHORED. SEEK SHELTER INDOORS.

&&

LAT...LON 3614 8218 3615 8215 3611 8213 3610 8208
      3586 8216 3581 8229 3592 8292 3595 8287
      3593 8281 3597 8278 3600 8278 3606 8264
      3603 8259 3597 8261 3595 8256 3601 8246
      3611 8237 3614 8229 3613 8225 3616 8222
TIME...MOT...LOC 2050Z 281DEG 30KT 3610 8279

$$

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