Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
552 PM EDT SAT SEP 23 2017

NCZ050-501-503>505-232230-
McDowell Mountains NC-Caldwell Mountains NC-Burke Mountains NC-
Greater Burke NC-Mitchell NC-
552 PM EDT SAT SEP 23 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN MCDOWELL...
SOUTHEASTERN MITCHELL...WEST CENTRAL CALDWELL AND NORTHWESTERN BURKE
COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM EDT...

At 552 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 12
miles northwest of Morganton, or 4 miles north of Table Rock, moving
southwest at 15 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Spruce Pine, Table Rock, Linville Falls, Lake James, Lake James State
Park, B.R. Parkway-Linville Falls To Grandfather, North Cove,
Ashford, Edgemont and Jonas Ridge.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph and half inch hail will be possible in these
areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio and tv
stations, as well as local cable tv outlets for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

&&

LAT...LON 3592 8169 3589 8173 3586 8167 3575 8191
      3577 8194 3575 8197 3592 8207 3593 8202
      3591 8198 3593 8196 3595 8196 3598 8185
      3596 8181 3600 8179 3600 8177
TIME...MOT...LOC 2152Z 060DEG 13KT 3590 8181

$$

Carroll


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