Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49
000
WWUS82 KGSP 211953
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
353 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

SCZ010-011-212030-
ABBEVILLE SC-ANDERSON SC-
353 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF ABBEVILLE AND
ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 430 PM EDT...

AT 353 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM 15 MILES SOUTH OF EASLEY TO 3 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
ANDERSON TO 12 MILES NORTHEAST OF HARTWELL...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
20 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE... ANDERSON...ABBEVILLE...HOMELAND
PARK...BELTON...WILLIAMSTON...HONEA PATH... CALHOUN FALLS...DUE
WEST...IVA AND LAKE SECESSION.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. DO NOT TAKE A SHOWER OR BATH. TRY TO UNPLUG
UNNECESSARY APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORMS APPROACH.

&&

LAT...LON 3441 8285 3445 8286 3454 8264 3471 8255
      3465 8245 3455 8241 3449 8232 3447 8231
      3441 8225 3434 8233 3432 8231 3428 8231
      3425 8227 3422 8229 3409 8260
TIME...MOT...LOC 1953Z 317DEG 18KT 3460 8253 3449 8259 3443 8274

$$

HG


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.