Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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

NCC045-149-161-SCC021-083-280230-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0252.000000T0000Z-140728T0230Z/
CLEVELAND NC-CHEROKEE SC-SPARTANBURG SC-POLK NC-RUTHERFORD NC-
948 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR RUTHERFORD...
SOUTHEASTERN POLK...NORTH CENTRAL SPARTANBURG...NORTHERN CHEROKEE AND
CLEVELAND COUNTIES UNTIL 1030 PM EDT...

AT 943 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WITH A
HISTORY OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL...AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 60 MPH.  THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR FOREST CITY...OR 9 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF RUTHERFORDTON...MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS NEAR...
  BOILING SPRINGS NC.
  EARL AND BLACKSBURG.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS STORM IS SHOWING SOME SIGNS OF ROTATION. IF THE ROTATION
STRENGTHENS...A TORNADO WARNING MAY BE ISSUED. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
CAN PRODUCE TORNADOES WITH LITTLE OR NO WARNING. DAMAGING WINDS WILL
BLOW DOWN 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 3541 8145 3533 8136 3529 8136 3526 8132
      3517 8133 3514 8140 3505 8141 3505 8147
      3501 8149 3518 8214 3525 8213 3553 8196
      3553 8187 3556 8183 3556 8152
TIME...MOT...LOC 0147Z 291DEG 38KT 3526 8180

$$

HG





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