Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WWUS82 KGSP 191934
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
334 PM EDT TUE MAY 19 2015

SCZ006-007-012-192000-
LAURENS SC-GREATER GREENVILLE SC-SPARTANBURG SC-
334 PM EDT TUE MAY 19 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN
LAURENS...SOUTHWESTERN SPARTANBURG AND EAST CENTRAL GREENVILLE
COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM EDT...

AT 334 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
MAULDIN...OR OVER GREENVILLE EASTSIDE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN...MAULDIN...TAYLORS...GREENVILLE EASTSIDE...
SIMPSONVILLE...FIVE FORKS...FOUNTAIN INN...WELCOME...WOODRUFF AND
WEST GREENVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL MAY FLOOD AREAS WITH POOR DRAINAGE...SUCH AS
DITCHES AND UNDERPASSES. AVOID THESE AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. WATER LEVELS OF SMALL STREAMS AND RIVERS MAY ALSO RISE
RAPIDLY. SEEK HIGHER GROUND IF THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3456 8218 3482 8248 3483 8248 3483 8249
      3484 8248 3484 8249 3485 8249 3496 8234
      3477 8197
TIME...MOT...LOC 1934Z 309DEG 20KT 3484 8232

$$

RWH



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