Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
940 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

SCZ006-010-190215-
GREATER GREENVILLE SC-ANDERSON SC-
940 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT SOUTH
CENTRAL GREENVILLE AND CENTRAL ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 1015 PM EDT...

AT 940 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING 5 MILES NORTHWEST OF ANDERSON...OR NEAR
NORTHLAKE... MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE... ANDERSON...HOMELAND
PARK...BELTON...WILLIAMSTON...NORTHLAKE...WEST PELZER... ANDERSON
AIRPORT...LAKE HARTWELL...PIEDMONT AND HONEA PATH.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING...WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 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 3444 8281 3462 8284 3472 8241 3446 8236
TIME...MOT...LOC 0140Z 260DEG 23KT 3455 8273

$$

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