Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
454 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

NCZ082-SCZ009-013-014-222130-
Union NC-York SC-Union SC-Chester SC-
454 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT SOUTHWESTERN
UNION...NORTHERN CHESTER...SOUTHERN YORK AND NORTHEASTERN UNION
COUNTIES UNTIL 530 PM EDT...

At 453 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms with torrential
rainfall along a line extending from 9 miles north of Lancaster to 11
miles west of Chester, and moving north at 5 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Rock Hill, Chester, Weddington, Waxhaw, Lesslie, Marvin, Lockhart,
Mcconnells, Lowrys and Chester State Park.

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...

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. Do not drive across
flooded roads.

&&

LAT...LON 3482 8073 3482 8080 3494 8078 3496 8081
      3494 8087 3487 8088 3484 8087 3483 8090
      3477 8088 3461 8148 3483 8159 3486 8148
      3484 8146 3486 8147 3501 8090 3495 8086
      3497 8081 3500 8084 3502 8082 3507 8067
TIME...MOT...LOC 2053Z 174DEG 5KT 3486 8082 3471 8141

$$

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