Severe Weather Statement
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WWUS52 KGSP 280447
SVSGSP

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1247 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

NCC021-087-111-115-199-280515-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0259.000000T0000Z-140728T0515Z/
BUNCOMBE NC-HAYWOOD NC-MADISON NC-YANCEY NC-MCDOWELL NC-
1247 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR SOUTHWESTERN
MCDOWELL...SOUTHERN YANCEY...SOUTHEASTERN MADISON...EASTERN HAYWOOD
AND BUNCOMBE COUNTIES UNTIL 115 AM EDT...

AT 1246 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE
HAIL...AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.  THESE STORMS WERE
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM BUSICK TO BLACK MOUNTAIN TO WEST
ASHEVILLE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS NEAR...
  ARDEN AND OLD FORT.
  FAIRVIEW.

ADDITIONAL STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOWS TO THE NORTH
ACROSS MADISON COUNTY WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE WARNED AREA
THROUGH 115 AM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE TORNADOES WITH LITTLE OR NO WARNING.
SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER IF A TORNADO IS SPOTTED.

LARGE HAIL CAN CAUSE MAJOR PROPERTY DAMAGE...ESPECIALLY TO VEHICLES.
DAMAGING WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN SCATTERED TREES AND POWER LINES. SEEK
SHELTER INSIDE AN INTERIOR ROOM.

THESE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE 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 3555 8207 3552 8214 3552 8222 3546 8225
      3550 8233 3546 8237 3547 8242 3544 8253
      3542 8254 3543 8254 3546 8270 3535 8284
      3563 8305 3577 8270 3585 8241 3589 8240
      3591 8228
TIME...MOT...LOC 0446Z 293DEG 35KT 3577 8215 3565 8228
          3558 8255

$$

HG





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