Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
831 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SCZ007-009-012>014-011330-
SPARTANBURG SC-UNION SC-LAURENS SC-CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
831 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
EAST CENTRAL LAURENS...UNION...SOUTHEASTERN YORK...SOUTH CENTRAL
SPARTANBURG AND CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 930 AM EDT...

AT 830 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL
RAINFALL ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES SOUTH OF ROCK HILL TO 7
MILES SOUTHWEST OF CHESTER TO 3 MILES NORTHWEST OF LAURENS...AND
MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
UNION...CHESTER...LAURENS...GREAT FALLS...MONARCH MILL...BUFFALO...FORT
LAWN...CARLISLE...RICHBURG AND LOWRYS.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL RATES UP TO 3 INCHES
PER HOUR 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. DO NOT DRIVE ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS.

&&

LAT...LON 3464 8090 3454 8088 3457 8142 3452 8143
      3452 8162 3453 8164 3452 8165 3452 8187
      3455 8209 3472 8178 3486 8088 3486 8087
      3483 8090 3470 8086
TIME...MOT...LOC 1230Z 271DEG 17KT 3480 8105 3462 8131 3455 8206

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