Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WWUS82 KGSP 191925
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
325 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

SCZ007-008-192000-
SPARTANBURG SC-CHEROKEE SC-
325 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN SPARTANBURG AND
NORTHWESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM EDT...

AT 325 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 12
MILES NORTH OF SPARTANBURG...OR NEAR CHESNEE...MOVING EAST AT 5 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE... MAYO...CHESNEE...COWPENS
NATIONAL BATTLEFIELD...BOILING SPRINGS SC AND FINGERVILLE.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GUSTY WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN TREES THAT ARE DEAD...OR THAT HAVE WEAKENED
ROOT SYSTEMS. OUTDOOR FURNITURE AND SIMILAR ITEMS CAN BE TOSSED
AROUND IF NOT ANCHORED. SEEK SHELTER INDOORS.

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 MAY ALSO RISE RAPIDLY. SEEK
HIGHER GROUND IF THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT DRIVE ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS.

&&

LAT...LON 3506 8204 3518 8199 3517 8167 3506 8171
TIME...MOT...LOC 1925Z 289DEG 6KT 3513 8193

$$

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