514  
WUUS52 KGSP 152014  
SVRGSP  
NCC025-159-152045-  
/O.NEW.KGSP.SV.W.0022.180415T2014Z-180415T2045Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
414 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN CABARRUS COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHEASTERN ROWAN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 445 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 414 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 9 MILES SOUTH OF  
SALISBURY, OR NEAR ROCKWELL, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...MINOR HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND  
DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWER LINES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
KANNAPOLIS, SALISBURY, CHINA GROVE, SPENCER, LANDIS, GRANITE  
QUARRY, ROCKWELL, MT PLEASANT, FAITH AND HIGH ROCK LAKE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WARNED AREA. TORNADOES CAN  
DEVELOP QUICKLY FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT  
IMMEDIATELY LIKELY, IF ONE IS SPOTTED, ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A  
PLACE OF SAFETY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL  
INTERIOR ROOM.  
 
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 THE  
SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.  
 

 
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM EDT FOR THE PIEDMONT  
OF NORTH CAROLINA.  
 
LAT...LON 3550 8029 3538 8038 3547 8063 3555 8066  
3575 8047 3573 8045 3572 8042 3572 8034  
3571 8033 3568 8033 3567 8031 3563 8029  
3563 8027 3559 8021 3555 8021 3551 8018  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2014Z 203DEG 48KT 3554 8045  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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