Severe Weather Statement
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
522 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

SCC021-312200-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0064.000000T0000Z-160531T2200Z/
CHEROKEE SC-
522 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY...

AT 521 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES EAST OF
GAFFNEY...OR NEAR BLACKSBURG...AND IS NEARLY STATIONARY.

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...
BLACKSBURG...DRAYTONVILLE...KINGS CREEK AND CHEROKEE FALLS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS STORMS IS ALSO PRODUCING EXTREMELY HEAVY RAINFALL. FLOODING OF
DRAINAGE DITCHES AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY OCCUR. SMALL STREAMS WILL
RISE RAPIDLY. 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 3506 8142 3505 8146 3505 8147 3504 8148
      3500 8159 3518 8168 3518 8165 3517 8164
      3518 8159 3517 8148
TIME...MOT...LOC 2121Z 236DEG 2KT 3509 8153

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

$$

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