Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
748 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NCZ035-036-056-240045-
ALEXANDER-CATAWBA-IREDELL-
748 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT WESTERN IREDELL...CATAWBA AND
SOUTHEASTERN ALEXANDER COUNTIES THROUGH 845 PM EDT...

AT 747 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR STONY POINT...OR 9 MILES EAST OF
TAYLORSVILLE...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 25 MPH.

THIS STORM WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS NEAR...
  STONY POINT...
  LOOKOUT SHOALS LAKE...
  CLAREMONT...
  CONOVER...
  NEWTON...

DIME SIZE HAIL...WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL
ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

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. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM
APPROACHES.

PLEASE REPORT DAMAGING WINDS...HAIL...OR FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG BY CALLING TOLL FREE...1...
800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...OR BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET
IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND
SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.

LAT...LON 3591 8087 3553 8094 3555 8096 3555 8101
      3568 8143 3577 8137 3599 8106

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CDG





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