Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1257 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

NCZ071-082-031900-
UNION NC-MECKLENBURG NC-
1257 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
MECKLENBURG AND UNION COUNTIES UNTIL 200 PM EST...

AT 1257 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A LINE
OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 14 MILES SOUTH OF
DOWNTOWN CONCORD TO 10 MILES SOUTH OF ROCK HILL...AND MOVING EAST AT
45 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES UP TO 2 INCHES
PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MONROE...MATTHEWS...INDIAN TRAIL...WEDDINGTON...STALLINGS...
UNIONVILLE...WESLEY CHAPEL...WINGATE...WAXHAW AND MARSHVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND SATURATED SOIL CONDITIONS WILL
CAUSE SCATTERED TREES AND POWER LINES TO FALL. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE AN
INTERIOR ROOM.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3481 8032 3482 8080 3494 8078 3500 8084
      3503 8085 3522 8060 3516 8044 3517 8042
      3516 8041 3518 8037 3517 8036 3518 8031
      3519 8030 3519 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 1757Z 255DEG 31KT 3521 8053 3480 8099

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