Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WWUS52 KGSP 262347
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
747 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

SCC045-059-077-083-270030-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0044.000000T0000Z-150527T0030Z/
LAURENS SC-PICKENS SC-SPARTANBURG SC-GREENVILLE SC-
747 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 830 PM EDT
FOR NORTHWESTERN LAURENS...NORTHEASTERN PICKENS...SOUTHWESTERN
SPARTANBURG AND GREENVILLE COUNTIES...

AT 746 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60
MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN TO 14 MILES WEST OF LAURENS...MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 45 MPH. THIS LINE OF STORMS PRODUCED WIDESPREAD TREE AND POWER
LINE DAMAGE ACROSS ANDERSON COUNTY. PENNY SIZE HAIL MAY ALSO
ACCOMPANY THE DAMAGING WINDS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN...MAULDIN...TAYLORS...GREENVILLE EASTSIDE...
GREER...SIMPSONVILLE...BEREA...FIVE FORKS...FOUNTAIN INN AND WELCOME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE STORMS ARE CAPABLE OF BLOWING DOWN SCATTERED TREES AND POWER
LINES. BRIEF LARGE HAIL MAY ALSO OCCUR. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE AN
INTERIOR ROOM.

THESE STORMS 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 3449 8232 3458 8237 3471 8247 3471 8246
      3473 8247 3478 8245 3482 8249 3482 8253
      3493 8266 3496 8264 3500 8256 3508 8216
      3456 8187 3446 8225
TIME...MOT...LOC 2346Z 227DEG 41KT 3483 8245 3453 8227

$$

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