Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
331 PM EDT THU JUL 27 2017

NCZ053-064-065-272000-
Buncombe NC-Transylvania NC-Henderson NC-
331 PM EDT THU JUL 27 2017

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN
TRANSYLVANIA...HENDERSON AND SOUTH CENTRAL BUNCOMBE COUNTIES UNTIL
400 PM EDT...

At 331 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking thunderstorms with
torrential rainfall 7 miles northwest of Hendersonville, or near
Mills River, moving southeast at 10 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Hendersonville, Arden, Mills River, Fletcher, Flat Rock, Etowah,
Fairview In Buncombe County, Mountain Home, Laurel Park and Asheville
Airport.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible in these areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Gusty winds can blow down trees that are dead, or that have weakened
root systems. Outdoor furniture and similar items can be tossed
around if not anchored. Seek shelter indoors.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3542 8227 3540 8227 3516 8252 3516 8255
      3515 8256 3515 8257 3535 8272 3553 8241
TIME...MOT...LOC 1931Z 311DEG 9KT 3537 8259

$$

RWH



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