Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
732 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SCZ009-012>014-011230-
UNION SC-LAURENS SC-CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
732 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
EAST CENTRAL LAURENS...UNION...YORK AND CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 830 AM
EDT...

AT 729 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL
RAINFALL ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 5 MILES WEST OF YORK TO 6 MILES
NORTHEAST OF UNION TO 13 MILES EAST OF LAURENS...AND MOVING EAST AT
25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCK HILL...UNION...YORK...CHESTER...FORT MILL...TEGA CAY...NEWPORT...
LESSLIE...MONARCH MILL AND LOCKHART.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL RATES UP TO 3 INCHES
PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS.

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 MAY ALSO RISE RAPIDLY. SEEK
HIGHER GROUND IF THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT DRIVE ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS.

&&

LAT...LON 3448 8156 3453 8164 3449 8168 3451 8193
      3477 8159 3487 8151 3484 8146 3490 8148
      3507 8135 3508 8106 3504 8104 3508 8098
      3508 8091 3499 8089 3477 8095 3456 8114
      3457 8142 3450 8142 3447 8151
TIME...MOT...LOC 1129Z 270DEG 20KT 3502 8132 3478 8152 3456 8180

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