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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
246 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

NCC021-021856-
/O.CAN.KGSP.SV.W.0030.000000T0000Z-160502T1915Z/
BUNCOMBE NC-
246 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN BUNCOMBE COUNTY
IS CANCELLED...

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED OUT OF
THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM EDT FOR
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3582 8208 3558 8191 3552 8216 3555 8220
      3556 8225 3559 8229 3560 8229 3562 8227
      3565 8229 3567 8228 3569 8229 3573 8219
      3576 8217
TIME...MOT...LOC 1846Z 239DEG 14KT 3561 8220

$$

NCC111-021915-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0030.000000T0000Z-160502T1915Z/
MCDOWELL NC-
246 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 315 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHWESTERN MCDOWELL COUNTY...

AT 246 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 11 MILES SOUTHWEST
OF MARION...OR NEAR OLD FORT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
         ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MARION...OLD FORT...SUGAR HILL...FERO...GLENWOOD...PLEASANT GARDENS...
MONTREAT AND WOODLAWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FEW TREES AND POWER LINES WILL BE BLOWN DOWN IN THE WARNED AREA.
HAIL CAN CAUSE MAJOR PROPERTY DAMAGE...ESPECIALLY TO VEHICLES. 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 3582 8208 3558 8191 3552 8216 3555 8220
      3556 8225 3559 8229 3560 8229 3562 8227
      3565 8229 3567 8228 3569 8229 3573 8219
      3576 8217
TIME...MOT...LOC 1846Z 239DEG 14KT 3561 8220

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

TDP



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