Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
415 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

NCZ065-509-510-SCZ003-006-042115-
HENDERSON NC-EASTERN POLK NC-POLK MOUNTAINS NC-GREATER GREENVILLE SC-
GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS SC-
415 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHWESTERN POLK...
SOUTHEASTERN HENDERSON AND NORTHEASTERN GREENVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 515
PM EDT...

AT 415 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7
MILES SOUTH OF HENDERSONVILLE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HENDERSONVILLE...COLUMBUS...FLAT ROCK...TRYON...SALUDA...
TIGERVILLE...LAUREL PARK...VALLEY HILL...EAST FLAT ROCK AND NORTH
SALUDA RESERVOIR.

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 AND RIVERS 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. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM
APPROACHES.

&&

LAT...LON 3524 8221 3520 8221 3519 8222 3497 8222
      3521 8257 3532 8248
TIME...MOT...LOC 2015Z 309DEG 11KT 3522 8242

$$

CDG



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