Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
528 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

NCZ071-SCZ007>009-013-014-272230-
MECKLENBURG NC-CHESTER SC-YORK SC-SPARTANBURG SC-CHEROKEE SC-
UNION SC-
528 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN
MECKLENBURG...NORTHERN UNION...YORK...EAST CENTRAL SPARTANBURG...
SOUTHEASTERN CHEROKEE AND NORTHERN CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM
EDT...

AT 527 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 5 MILES NORTHEAST OF YORK
TO 10 MILES SOUTH OF SPARTANBURG...AND MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCK HILL...YORK...CHESTER...UNION...MATTHEWS...MINT HILL...FORT
MILL...PINEVILLE...TEGA CAY AND NEWPORT.

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 THESE STORMS. 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
STORMS APPROACH.

&&

LAT...LON 3505 8075 3500 8084 3508 8091 3501 8091
      3492 8086 3490 8088 3484 8087 3482 8090
      3479 8088 3469 8086 3474 8198 3515 8101
      3520 8056
TIME...MOT...LOC 2127Z 270DEG 36KT 3507 8119 3481 8187

$$

CDG



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