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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 9:07 PM EDT on June 29, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on June 29, 2016


The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northwestern Laurens County in upstate South Carolina...
southeastern Greenville County in upstate South Carolina...

* until 1000 PM EDT

* at 907 PM EDT... a severe thunderstorm was located 13 miles west of
Laurens... or 8 miles west of Gray Court... moving east at 10 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs... siding and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Fountain Inn... Gray Court... Fork Shoals... Princeton...
Hickory Tavern and Laurens.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A few trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned area.
Hail can cause major property damage... especially to vehicles. Seek
shelter inside an interior room.

This storm is also producing extremely heavy rainfall. Flooding of
drainage ditches and low lying areas may occur. Small streams will
rise rapidly. Do not drive through areas where water is flowing over
the Road.

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 3449 8232 3450 8234 3468 8234 3472 8207
      3470 8207 3470 8206 3445 8203
time... Mot... loc 0107z 260deg 8kt 3458 8225

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 60mph


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Special Statement

Statement as of 9:00 PM EDT on June 29, 2016

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on June 29, 2016


... Strong thunderstorms will impact west central Laurens and
southeastern Greenville counties until 930 PM EDT...

At 900 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated strong thunderstorms along a
line extending from 18 miles south of Greenville downtown to 6 miles
west of Laurens... and moving east at 5 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Laurens... Gray Court... Fork Shoals and Hickory Tavern.

Dime size hail... wind gusts up to 50 mph and extreme rainfall rates
in excess of 3 inches per hour will be possible in these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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 may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters. Do not drive across
flooded roads.


Lat... Lon 3467 8225 3454 8193 3446 8220 3461 8244
time... Mot... loc 0100z 259deg 6kt 3459 8233 3452 8213


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900 PM EDT Wed Jun 29 2016

... Strong thunderstorms will impact west central Laurens and
southeastern Greenville counties until 930 PM EDT...

At 900 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated strong thunderstorms along a
line extending from 18 miles south of Greenville downtown to 6 miles
west of Laurens... and moving east at 5 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Laurens... Gray Court... Fork Shoals and Hickory Tavern.

Dime size hail... wind gusts up to 50 mph and extreme rainfall rates
in excess of 3 inches per hour will be possible in these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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 may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters. Do not drive across
flooded roads.


Lat... Lon 3467 8225 3454 8193 3446 8220 3461 8244
time... Mot... loc 0100z 259deg 6kt 3459 8233 3452 8213


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