Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WWUS82 KGSP 281907
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
307 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

NCZ036-037-057-281930-
DAVIE NC-ROWAN NC-IREDELL NC-
307 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT
NORTHWESTERN ROWAN...EAST CENTRAL IREDELL AND SOUTHWESTERN DAVIE
COUNTIES UNTIL 330 PM EDT...

AT 306 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING 5 MILES EAST OF STATESVILLE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
STATESVILLE...COOLEEMEE...COOL SPRINGS AND SHEFFIELD.

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 3571 8079 3580 8089 3597 8070 3582 8054
TIME...MOT...LOC 1906Z 228DEG 23KT 3579 8080

$$

CDG



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