Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
938 PM EDT MON MAY 21 2018

NCZ071-082-220230-
Union NC-Mecklenburg NC-
938 PM EDT MON MAY 21 2018

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHEASTERN MECKLENBURG AND
CENTRAL UNION COUNTIES UNTIL 1030 PM EDT...

At 938 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Monroe, moving north at 5 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Monroe, Indian Trail, Stallings, Unionville, Wingate, Lake Park,
Hemby Bridge, Fairview In Union County, Mint Hill and Matthews.

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...

The combination of gusty winds and saturated soil conditions will
cause scattered trees and power lines to fall. Seek shelter inside an
interior room.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3494 8041 3494 8064 3517 8072 3518 8050
      3518 8048 3517 8047 3517 8046 3516 8044
      3517 8042 3516 8041 3517 8039
TIME...MOT...LOC 0138Z 175DEG 6KT 3501 8054

$$

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