Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
948 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

NCZ036-057-069>072-201415-
ROWAN NC-IREDELL NC-CABARRUS NC-GASTON NC-MECKLENBURG NC-LINCOLN NC-
948 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHWESTERN
ROWAN...SOUTHEASTERN IREDELL...NORTHWESTERN CABARRUS...NORTHEASTERN
GASTON...NORTHWESTERN MECKLENBURG AND EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTIES UNTIL
1015 AM EDT...

AT 947 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A CLUSTER
OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 4 MILES WEST OF DENVER
TO STANLEY...AND MOVING EAST AT 50 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES UP TO 2 INCHES
PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DOWNTOWN CONCORD...KANNAPOLIS...NORTHEAST CHARLOTTE...NORTHWEST
CHARLOTTE...HUNTERSVILLE...CORNELIUS...MOORESVILLE...DAVIDSON...
STANLEY AND LANDIS.

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 AND RIVERS MAY ALSO RISE
RAPIDLY. SEEK HIGHER GROUND IF THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS.

&&

LAT...LON 3537 8055 3532 8114 3553 8118 3555 8107
      3555 8096 3557 8096 3558 8095 3565 8062
TIME...MOT...LOC 1347Z 256DEG 41KT 3553 8110 3536 8108

$$

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