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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
641 PM EDT SUN AUG 12 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN ROWAN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 715 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 641 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 11 MILES SOUTHEAST  
OF SALISBURY, OR 4 MILES EAST OF ROCKWELL, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25  
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...  
ROCKWELL, GOLD HILL AND HIGH ROCK LAKE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BRIEF DAMAGING WINDS WILL BLOW DOWN TREES AND POWER LINES OVER SMALL  
AREAS. A BRIEF PERIOD OF LARGE HAIL IS ALSO POSSIBLE. SEEK SHELTER  
INSIDE AN INTERIOR ROOM.  
 
HIGH ROCK LAKE IS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM. GET AWAY FROM THE WATER  
AND SEEK SHELTER IN AN INTERIOR ROOM IN THE NEAREST SHELTER. IF YOU  
CAN HEAR THUNDER, YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3550 8042 3557 8046 3567 8032 3564 8029  
3563 8027 3561 8024 3559 8023 3559 8021  
3555 8021 3554 8020 3553 8020 3551 8018  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2241Z 238DEG 21KT 3556 8033  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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