Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
113 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

SCZ014-020545-
CHESTER SC-
113 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF EASTERN CHESTER
COUNTY UNTIL 145 AM EDT...

AT 112 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A CLUSTER
OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES WEST OF
LANCASTER TO 13 MILES NORTH OF WINNSBORO...AND MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREAT FALLS...FORT LAWN...RICHBURG...BLACKSTOCK...FISHING CREEK
RESERVOIR...AND CORNWELL.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES UP TO 2 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 3467 8089 3464 8090 3462 8089 3460 8089
      3458 8088 3455 8087 3454 8088 3454 8095
      3456 8121 3482 8095 3482 8090 3479 8088
      3475 8088 3470 8086
TIME...MOT...LOC 0512Z 264DEG 17KT 3474 8089 3457 8103

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