Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
439 PM EDT THU JUL 20 2017

NCZ082-202115-
Union NC-
439 PM EDT THU JUL 20 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT CENTRAL
UNION COUNTY UNTIL 515 PM EDT...

At 439 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm with
intense lightning near Monroe. This storm was nearly stationary.

Locations to be impacted include...
Monroe, Unionville, Wesley Chapel, Wingate, Marshville, Indian Trail
and Trinity.

In addition to intense lightning, wind gusts up to 40 mph will be
possible in these areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall may flood areas with poor drainage, such as
ditches and underpasses. Avoid these areas and do not cross flooded
roads. Water levels of small streams may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters.

Frequent lightning is occurring with this storm. If outdoors, try to
get indoors or into a hard topped vehicle. Otherwise, stay away from
open areas and isolated high objects such as trees. When indoors,
stay away from windows and doors and avoid using wired electronic
devices. Do not take a shower or bath. Try to unplug unnecessary
appliances before the storm approaches.

&&

LAT...LON 3510 8050 3497 8036 3482 8048 3502 8070
TIME...MOT...LOC 2039Z 047DEG 1KT 3499 8050

$$

CDG


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