Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1004 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SCZ006-012-020230-
GREATER GREENVILLE SC-LAURENS SC-
1004 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN LAURENS
AND SOUTHEASTERN GREENVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 1030 PM EDT...

AT 1004 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 16
MILES SOUTH OF GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN...OR 7 MILES EAST OF WEST PELZER...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SIMPSONVILLE...FIVE FORKS...FOUNTAIN INN...GRAY COURT...MAULDIN AND FORK
SHOALS.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3451 8236 3461 8244 3465 8246 3484 8220
      3480 8216 3480 8217 3478 8215 3478 8213
      3475 8212 3476 8211 3471 8206 3470 8207
      3470 8206 3463 8200 3450 8234
TIME...MOT...LOC 0204Z 236DEG 17KT 3462 8234

$$

TDP


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