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WWUS52 KCAE 012207
SVSCAE

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
607 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SCC039-012230-
/O.CON.KCAE.SV.W.0021.000000T0000Z-160501T2230Z/
FAIRFIELD SC-
607 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 630 PM EDT
FOR NORTHWESTERN FAIRFIELD COUNTY...

AT 603 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER RURAL
FAIRFIELD COUNTY...WEST OF WHITE OAK...WEST OF US HIGHWAY 21...AND
NORTH OF STATE ROAD 34...NORTHWEST OF WINNSBORO...MOVING SOUTHEAST
AT 5 MPH.

THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS STORM.

HAZARD...80 MPH WIND GUSTS AND TWO INCH HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
         SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE HEAVILY DAMAGED. EXPECT
         CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE TO ROOFS...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES.
         EXTENSIVE TREE DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE LIKELY.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WINNSBORO...BLACKSTOCK AND WINNSBORO MILLS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. PEOPLE OUTSIDE
SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING AND AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

&&

LAT...LON 3455 8096 3434 8095 3441 8129 3453 8130
      3456 8117
TIME...MOT...LOC 2203Z 310DEG 5KT 3447 8120

HAIL...2.00IN
WIND...80MPH

$$



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