Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1051 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

SCC083-280300-
/O.CAN.KGSP.SV.W.0256.000000T0000Z-140728T0315Z/
SPARTANBURG SC-
1051 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR NORTHERN SPARTANBURG COUNTY IS
CANCELLED...

THE STORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED EAST OF SPARTANBURG
COUNTY.

LAT...LON 3486 8176 3491 8171 3493 8175 3502 8179
      3509 8177 3518 8151 3517 8143 3516 8141
      3515 8139 3511 8141 3505 8141 3503 8149
      3494 8149 3485 8146 3471 8160
TIME...MOT...LOC 0250Z 286DEG 21KT 3498 8169

$$

SCC021-087-280315-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0256.000000T0000Z-140728T0315Z/
CHEROKEE SC-UNION SC-
1051 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTH CENTRAL
UNION AND CHEROKEE COUNTIES IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA UNTIL 1115 PM
EDT...

AT 1050 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL...AND
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR
THICKETTY...OR 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF GAFFNEY...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF CHEROKEE
AND NORTH CENTRAL UNION COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
LOCATIONS...SARATT AND DRAYTONVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE TORNADOES WITH LITTLE OR NO WARNING.
SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER IF A TORNADO IS SPOTTED.

VERY LARGE HAIL CAN CAUSE INJURY AND MAJOR DAMAGE TO VEHICLES AND
HOMES. DAMAGING WINDS COULD BLOW DOWN SCATTERED TREES AND POWER
LINES. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE AN INTERIOR ROOM.

THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM IS ALSO PRODUCING EXTREMELY HEAVY RAINFALL.
FLOODING OF DRAINAGE DITCHES AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY OCCUR. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER IS FLOWING OVER THE ROAD.

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 3486 8176 3491 8171 3493 8175 3502 8179
      3509 8177 3518 8151 3517 8143 3516 8141
      3515 8139 3511 8141 3505 8141 3503 8149
      3494 8149 3485 8146 3471 8160
TIME...MOT...LOC 0250Z 286DEG 21KT 3498 8169

$$

HG




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