Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1243 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

SCZ009-014-031830-
CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
1243 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
YORK AND CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 130 PM EST...

AT 1242 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A LINE
OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES NORTHEAST
OF ROCK HILL TO NEAR CHESTER TO 16 MILES SOUTHEAST OF UNION...AND
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55 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...
ROCK HILL...CHESTER...FORT MILL...TEGA CAY...NEWPORT...LESSLIE...
GREAT FALLS...FORT LAWN...MCCONNELLS AND RICHBURG.

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 3464 8090 3454 8088 3457 8141 3464 8142
      3468 8145 3505 8104 3511 8093 3506 8090
      3501 8091 3492 8086 3490 8088 3484 8087
      3483 8090 3470 8086
TIME...MOT...LOC 1742Z 238DEG 50KT 3502 8092 3470 8118 3459 8140

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