Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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

SCZ001>007-010-272045-
GREATER PICKENS SC-PICKENS MOUNTAINS SC-GREATER OCONEE SC-
OCONEE MOUNTAINS SC-GREATER GREENVILLE SC-SPARTANBURG SC-
GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS SC-ANDERSON SC-
346 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
OCONEE...PICKENS...NORTHWESTERN SPARTANBURG...NORTHERN GREENVILLE AND
NORTH CENTRAL ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 445 PM EDT...

AT 346 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES SOUTH OF BREVARD
TO 8 MILES WEST OF WALHALLA...AND MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
EASLEY...CLEMSON...SENECA...WALHALLA...PICKENS...TAYLORS...GREENVILLE
DOWNTOWN...BEREA...TRAVELERS REST AND CENTRAL.

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 3471 8335 3507 8278 3510 8270 3513 8268
      3514 8201 3466 8270
TIME...MOT...LOC 1946Z 272DEG 22KT 3510 8267 3475 8321

$$

CDG


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