Severe Weather Statement
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WWUS52 KGSP 231751
SVSGSP

Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
151 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

NCC023-027-035-111-161-231815-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0229.000000T0000Z-170723T1815Z/
Catawba NC-McDowell NC-Rutherford NC-Caldwell NC-Burke NC-
151 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 215 PM EDT
FOR CENTRAL CATAWBA...SOUTHERN MCDOWELL...NORTHEASTERN RUTHERFORD...
SOUTHEASTERN CALDWELL AND BURKE COUNTIES...

At 151 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 5 miles west of Hickory to 3 miles south of Marion,
moving east at 35 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind
         damage to trees and power lines.

Locations impacted include...
Hickory, Morganton, Newton, Marion, Conover, Longview, Sawmills,
Granite Falls, Valdese and Icard.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Brief damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines over small
areas. A brief period of large hail is also possible. Seek shelter
inside an interior room.

These storms are 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 3568 8104 3557 8159 3556 8166 3558 8169
      3555 8169 3549 8196 3568 8229 3585 8152
TIME...MOT...LOC 1751Z 291DEG 29KT 3576 8141 3563 8202

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

$$

KRENTZ



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