Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
747 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

SCZ014-290030-
CHESTER SC-
747 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT EASTERN
CHESTER COUNTY UNTIL 830 PM EDT...

AT 746 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING 11 MILES SOUTHEAST OF CHESTER...OR 6 MILES
NORTHEAST OF BLACKSTOCK...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREAT FALLS...FORT LAWN...RICHBURG...FISHING CREEK RESERVOIR...
EDGEMOOR AND CORNWELL.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING...PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO
40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. 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. DO NOT TAKE A SHOWER OR BATH. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY
APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM APPROACHES.

&&

LAT...LON 3467 8089 3464 8090 3460 8089 3458 8088
      3454 8092 3456 8113 3460 8118 3482 8100
      3482 8090 3479 8088 3475 8088 3470 8086
TIME...MOT...LOC 2346Z 221DEG 17KT 3460 8105

$$

CDG



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