Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
530 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

NCZ069>071-022200-
GASTON NC-MECKLENBURG NC-LINCOLN NC-
530 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN
MECKLENBURG...GASTON AND SOUTHEASTERN LINCOLN COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM
EDT...

AT 530 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
GASTONIA...OR NEAR DALLAS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GASTONIA...HUNTERSVILLE...NORTHWEST CHARLOTTE...MT HOLLY...BELMONT...
BESSEMER CITY...SOUTH GASTONIA...DALLAS...STANLEY AND CRAMERTON.

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.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3517 8126 3534 8135 3551 8097 3549 8096
      3549 8094 3551 8091 3551 8090 3528 8078
TIME...MOT...LOC 2130Z 247DEG 28KT 3529 8122

$$

TDP



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