Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
457 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

NCZ068-504-506-508-510-262130-
CLEVELAND NC-GREATER BURKE NC-GREATER RUTHERFORD NC-EASTERN POLK NC-
EASTERN MCDOWELL NC-
457 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT SOUTHERN BURKE...
RUTHERFORD...WESTERN CLEVELAND...SOUTHEASTERN MCDOWELL AND
SOUTHEASTERN POLK COUNTIES UNTIL 530 PM EDT...

AT 457 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A CLUSTER
OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES SOUTH OF
MORGANTON TO 11 MILES NORTHEAST OF RUTHERFORDTON TO 10 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF FOREST CITY...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 5 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE... FOREST
CITY...RUTHERFORDTON...SPINDALE...ICARD...POLKVILLE...ELLENBORO...
MOORESBORO...BOSTIC...CASAR AND SOUTH MOUNTAINS STATE PARK.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

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.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3574 8141 3552 8157 3518 8175 3519 8205
      3562 8197 3571 8172
TIME...MOT...LOC 2057Z 245DEG 5KT 3561 8169 3551 8186 3521 8198

$$

RWH


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