Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1234 PM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN CALDWELL COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  EAST CENTRAL AVERY COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 115 PM EDT

* AT 1234 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 5 MILES SOUTH OF
  FOSCOE...OR NEAR GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BLOWING ROCK IN CALDWELL COUNTY...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...SEVEN DEVILS...
  GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN...GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN STATE PARK...UPTON...
  EDGEMONT...GLOBE AND B.R. PARKWAY-LINVILLE FALLS TO GRANDFATHER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SCATTERED TREES AND POWER LINES WILL BE BLOWN DOWN IN THE WARNED
AREA. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE AN INTERIOR ROOM.

THIS STORM IS PRODUCING FREQUENT AND INTENSE LIGHTNING. TURN OFF
ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES. DO NOT USE CORDED TELEPHONES. DO NOT TAKE A
BATH OR SHOWER.

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 THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.

&&

LAT...LON 3611 8181 3612 8169 3612 8155 3610 8152
      3610 8150 3609 8147 3609 8145 3608 8145
      3597 8177 3612 8189 3616 8183
TIME...MOT...LOC 1634Z 239DEG 15KT 3609 8176

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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