Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
605 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

NCZ069-070-212230-
GASTON NC-LINCOLN NC-
605 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF EASTERN GASTON AND
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM EDT...

AT 604 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
LINCOLNTON...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE... LINCOLNTON...GASTONIA...MT
HOLLY...BELMONT...DALLAS...STANLEY...CRAMERTON... LOWELL...RANLO AND
HIGH SHOALS.

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 3535 8096 3535 8097 3534 8099 3533 8098
      3527 8102 3525 8101 3518 8107 3543 8138
      3556 8127 3556 8121 3544 8096 3539 8095
      3538 8098 3537 8099 3536 8097 3538 8096
      3536 8092
TIME...MOT...LOC 2204Z 307DEG 22KT 3547 8125

$$

HG


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