Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
701 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

NCZ056-069-032330-
CATAWBA NC-LINCOLN NC-
701 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CATAWBA AND
LINCOLN COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM EDT...

AT 700 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10
MILES NORTHWEST OF LINCOLNTON...OR 8 MILES NORTHEAST OF BELWOOD...
MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEWTON...LINCOLNTON...MAIDEN...IRON STATION...BOGER CITY...DENVER...PROPST...
BANDYS...VALE AND COOKSVILLE.

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.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3543 8104 3546 8148 3562 8150 3564 8147
      3570 8105
TIME...MOT...LOC 2300Z 268DEG 24KT 3556 8141

$$

TDP


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