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Warnings

severe thunderstorm
Cabarrus County, NC

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1126 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
NORTHERN CABARRUS COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
SOUTHERN ROWAN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1215 AM EDT

* AT 1125 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL...AND
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR
KANNAPOLIS...OR 7 MILES NORTH OF CONCORD...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
20 MPH.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS NEAR...
MOUNT PLEASANT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE REPORT DAMAGING WINDS...HAIL...OR FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG BY CALLING TOLL FREE...1...
800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...OR BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET
IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND
SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.

&&

LAT...LON 3550 8030 3534 8039 3533 8041 3547 8071
3560 8064 3555 8020 3552 8018 3550 8018
TIME...MOT...LOC 0327Z 302DEG 19KT 3550 8057

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Mecklenburg County, NC

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR EASTERN
MECKLENBURG AND CABARRUS COUNTIES UNTIL 1145 PM EDT...

AT 1114 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF
60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR HARRISBURG...OR NEAR UNC
CHARLOTTE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS NEAR...
MINT HILL.
MIDLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM IS ALSO PRODUCING EXTREMELY HEAVY RAINFALL.
FLOODING OF DRAINAGE DITCHES AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY OCCUR. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER IS FLOWING OVER THE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 3519 8050 3519 8051 3521 8055 3505 8075
3530 8088 3547 8069 3534 8039
TIME...MOT...LOC 0316Z 312DEG 10KT 3527 8067

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Rowan County, NC

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1126 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
NORTHERN CABARRUS COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
SOUTHERN ROWAN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1215 AM EDT

* AT 1125 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL...AND
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR
KANNAPOLIS...OR 7 MILES NORTH OF CONCORD...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
20 MPH.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS NEAR...
MOUNT PLEASANT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE REPORT DAMAGING WINDS...HAIL...OR FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG BY CALLING TOLL FREE...1...
800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...OR BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET
IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND
SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.

&&

LAT...LON 3550 8030 3534 8039 3533 8041 3547 8071
3560 8064 3555 8020 3552 8018 3550 8018
TIME...MOT...LOC 0327Z 302DEG 19KT 3550 8057

$$

Advisories

flood
Gaston County, NC

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
NORTHEASTERN GASTON COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
NORTHERN MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 100 AM EDT

* AT 1045 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
RADAR ESTIMATED 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST HOUR
AND A HALF WITH AN ADDITONAL INCH POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT HOUR.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
INCLUDE...UNC CHARLOTTE...CORNELIUS...DAVIDSON...DENVER...HIDDEN
VALLEY...HUNTERSVILLE...LAKE NORMAN...LOWESVILLE...MCGUIRE
STATION...MOUNT HOLLY...MOUNTAIN ISLAND LAKE...NORTHLAKE MALL AND
STANLEY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER...FLOODING...LANDSLIDES OR OTHER SEVERE
WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG BY
CALLING TOLL FREE...1...800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...OR BY POSTING ON OUR
FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD
DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.

&&

LAT...LON 3528 8113 3555 8113 3555 8096 3553 8094
3550 8096 3549 8095 3552 8090 3550 8079
3542 8075 3540 8077 3535 8069 3527 8067

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Lincoln County, NC

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
NORTHEASTERN GASTON COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
NORTHERN MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 100 AM EDT

* AT 1045 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
RADAR ESTIMATED 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST HOUR
AND A HALF WITH AN ADDITONAL INCH POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT HOUR.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
INCLUDE...UNC CHARLOTTE...CORNELIUS...DAVIDSON...DENVER...HIDDEN
VALLEY...HUNTERSVILLE...LAKE NORMAN...LOWESVILLE...MCGUIRE
STATION...MOUNT HOLLY...MOUNTAIN ISLAND LAKE...NORTHLAKE MALL AND
STANLEY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER...FLOODING...LANDSLIDES OR OTHER SEVERE
WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG BY
CALLING TOLL FREE...1...800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...OR BY POSTING ON OUR
FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD
DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.

&&

LAT...LON 3528 8113 3555 8113 3555 8096 3553 8094
3550 8096 3549 8095 3552 8090 3550 8079
3542 8075 3540 8077 3535 8069 3527 8067

$$

Mecklenburg County, NC

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
NORTHEASTERN GASTON COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
NORTHERN MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 100 AM EDT

* AT 1045 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
RADAR ESTIMATED 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST HOUR
AND A HALF WITH AN ADDITONAL INCH POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT HOUR.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
INCLUDE...UNC CHARLOTTE...CORNELIUS...DAVIDSON...DENVER...HIDDEN
VALLEY...HUNTERSVILLE...LAKE NORMAN...LOWESVILLE...MCGUIRE
STATION...MOUNT HOLLY...MOUNTAIN ISLAND LAKE...NORTHLAKE MALL AND
STANLEY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER...FLOODING...LANDSLIDES OR OTHER SEVERE
WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG BY
CALLING TOLL FREE...1...800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...OR BY POSTING ON OUR
FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD
DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.

&&

LAT...LON 3528 8113 3555 8113 3555 8096 3553 8094
3550 8096 3549 8095 3552 8090 3550 8079
3542 8075 3540 8077 3535 8069 3527 8067

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