Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1014 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

NCZ057-071-072-201500-
ROWAN NC-CABARRUS NC-MECKLENBURG NC-
1014 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF ROWAN...
CABARRUS AND EASTERN MECKLENBURG COUNTIES UNTIL 1100 AM EDT...

AT 1014 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A
CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES WEST OF
CLEVELAND TO NEAR ENOCHVILLE TO HIDDEN VALLEY...AND MOVING EAST AT 50
MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES UP TO 2 INCHES
PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DOWNTOWN CONCORD...KANNAPOLIS...SALISBURY...UPTOWN CHARLOTTE...
NORTHEAST CHARLOTTE...HARRISBURG...CHINA GROVE...SPENCER...LANDIS AND
ENOCHVILLE.

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 3550 8030 3523 8048 3516 8086 3547 8079
      3551 8080 3551 8074 3568 8077 3585 8071
      3586 8069 3584 8067 3584 8063 3582 8057
      3578 8051 3578 8048 3573 8045 3571 8033
      3568 8033 3559 8021 3555 8021 3552 8018
TIME...MOT...LOC 1414Z 249DEG 43KT 3574 8079 3550 8071 3526 8076

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