Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
831 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

NCZ048-051>053-058-059-062-210130-
BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-HAYWOOD-MACON-MADISON-NORTHERN JACKSON-SWAIN-
831 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHERN JACKSON...SWAIN...
MADISON...NORTHWESTERN MACON...HAYWOOD...GRAHAM AND NORTHERN BUNCOMBE
COUNTIES THROUGH 930 PM EDT...

AT 827 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES NORTHWEST OF
HOT SPRINGS TO 5 MILES WEST OF TAPOCO...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

THESE STORMS WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS NEAR...
  WATERVILLE...
  CLINGMANS DOME...
  SANTEETLAH LAKE...
  STECOAH...
  MARSHALL...
  CHEROKEE...

SMALL HAIL...WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL ARE
EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS.

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. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM
APPROACHES.

PLEASE REPORT DAMAGING WINDS...HAIL...OR FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG BY CALLING TOLL FREE...1...
800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...OR BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET
IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND
SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.

LAT...LON 3541 8403 3553 8388 3557 8377 3557 8349
      3577 8315 3578 8299 3594 8291 3593 8281
      3599 8279 3607 8264 3604 8259 3597 8260
      3598 8251 3591 8249 3573 8230 3511 8362
      3516 8374 3525 8371 3521 8396 3528 8403

$$

CDG




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