Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WWUS52 KGSP 280226
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1026 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

NCC087-099-173-280300-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0255.000000T0000Z-140728T0300Z/
HAYWOOD NC-SWAIN NC-JACKSON NC-
1026 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTHWESTERN
JACKSON...EASTERN SWAIN AND CENTRAL HAYWOOD COUNTIES UNTIL 1100 PM
EDT...

AT 1026 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL...AND
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.  THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 6 MILES
EAST OF SMOKEMONT...OR 13 MILES NORTHWEST OF WAYNESVILLE...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS NEAR...
  LAKE JUNALUSKA.
  WAYNESVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE TORNADOES WITH LITTLE OR NO WARNING.
SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER IF A TORNADO IS SPOTTED. THIS STORM IS
SHOWING SIGNS OF ROTATION. IF THE ROTATION CONTINUES TO
STRENGTHEN...A TORNADO WARNING MAY BE ISSUED. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
CAN PRODUCE TORNADOES WITH LITTLE OR NO WARNING.

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 3552 8348 3571 8319 3558 8281 3531 8331
TIME...MOT...LOC 0226Z 297DEG 41KT 3554 8314

$$

HG





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