STORM REPORT GASTON Co, NC

NWUS52 KGSP 202053
LSRGSP

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
453 PM EDT TUE JUN 20 2017

..TIME… …EVENT… …CITY LOCATION… …LAT.LON…
..DATE… ….MAG…. ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. …SOURCE….
..REMARKS..

1057 PM TSTM WND DMG 4 SSE GASTONIA 35.19N 81.14W
06/19/2017 GASTON NC EMERGENCY MNGR

        EMERGENCY MANAGER REPORTS TWO TREES BLOWN DOWN. 
        ALSO...POWER POLE ON FIRE DUE TO LIGHTNING. 
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NWS WARNING

WUUS52 KGSP 200247
SVRGSP
NCC071-119-200330-
/O.NEW.KGSP.SV.W.0131.170620T0247Z-170620T0330Z/

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
1047 PM EDT MON JUN 19 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
    West central Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North
    Carolina…
    Eastern Gaston County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…

  • Until 1130 PM EDT

  • At 1046 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles south of
    Gastonia, or near South Gastonia, moving northeast at 30 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Expect damage to trees and power lines.

  • Locations impacted include…
    Gastonia, Uptown Charlotte, Northwest Charlotte, Mt Holly, Belmont,
    South Gastonia, Cramerton, Lowell, Mcadenville and Charlotte
    Douglas Airport.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Scattered trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned
area. Seek shelter inside an 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.

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Have a Blessed Father’s Day!

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

FLUS42 KGSP 081833
HWOGSP

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
233 PM EDT Thu Jun 8 2017
GAZ010-017-018-NCZ033-035-048>053-058-059-062>065-068-501>510-
SCZ001>003-091845-
Rabun-Habersham-Stephens-Avery-Alexander-Madison-Yancey-Mitchell-
Swain-Haywood-Buncombe-Graham-Northern Jackson-Macon-
Southern Jackson-Transylvania-Henderson-Cleveland-Caldwell Mountains-
Greater Caldwell-Burke Mountains-Greater Burke-McDowell Mountains-
Eastern McDowell-Rutherford Mountains-Greater Rutherford-
Polk Mountains-Eastern Polk-Oconee Mountains-Pickens Mountains-
Greenville Mountains-
233 PM EDT Thu Jun 8 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for far northeast Georgia,
the mountains and foothills of North Carolina, and the mountains of
upstate South Carolina.

.DAY ONE…This Afternoon and Tonight.

A few thunderstorms will be possible through mid-evening. These
thunderstorms will produce dangerous cloud-to-ground lightning as
well as locally heavy rainfall.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Friday through Wednesday.

..Friday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
..Saturday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
..Sunday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
..Monday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
..Tuesday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
..Wednesday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT – Mecklenburg Co NC

Alert:
...AN AREA OF HEAVY RAIN WILL IMPACT CENTRAL CABARRUS AND 
SOUTHEASTERN MECKLENBURG COUNTIES UNTIL 200 AM EDT... 
 
At 115 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated the leading edge of an area of 
heavy rain along a line extending from 6 miles west of Downtown 
Concord to 11 miles northwest of Monroe, and moving northeast at 20 
mph. 
Locations to be impacted include... 
Concord, Kannapolis, Matthews, Mint Hill, Harrisburg, Reedy Creek 
Park, Charlotte Motor Speedway, UNC Charlotte and Coddle Creek 
Reservoir. 
Torrential rainfall rates up to 3 inches per hour will be possible in 
these areas.
Instructions: 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.
Target Area:
Cabarrus
Mecklenburg
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

FLUS42 KGSP 021921
HWOGSP

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
321 PM EDT Fri Jun 2 2017
GAZ010-017-018-NCZ051>053-058-059-062>065-507-509-510-SCZ001>006-
031930-
Rabun-Habersham-Stephens-Swain-Haywood-Buncombe-Graham-
Northern Jackson-Macon-Southern Jackson-Transylvania-Henderson-
Rutherford Mountains-Polk Mountains-Eastern Polk-Oconee Mountains-
Pickens Mountains-Greenville Mountains-Greater Oconee-
Greater Pickens-Greater Greenville-
321 PM EDT Fri Jun 2 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northeast Georgia, western
North Carolina and upstate South Carolina.

.DAY ONE…This Afternoon and Tonight.

Isolated thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon and
evening. Any thunderstorms that form will produce a few cloud to
ground lightning strikes and briefly gusty winds.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Saturday through Thursday.

..Saturday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
..Sunday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
..Monday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
..Tuesday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
..Wednesday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
..Thursday…No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

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IMIDATE BROADCASET

WUUS52 KGSP 292205
SVRGSP
NCC071-097-109-119-292245-
/O.NEW.KGSP.SV.W.0097.170529T2205Z-170529T2245Z/

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
605 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
    Southeastern Iredell County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…
    Eastern Lincoln County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…
    Northwestern Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North
    Carolina…
    Northeastern Gaston County in the Piedmont of North Carolina…

  • Until 645 PM EDT

  • At 604 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast
    of Lincolnton, or near High Shoals, moving east at 40 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…
    Huntersville, Northeast Charlotte, Cornelius, Mooresville, Mt
    Holly, Davidson, Dallas, Stanley, Ranlo and Westport.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Scattered trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned
area. Seek shelter inside an interior room.

This storm is producing frequent and intense lightning. Turn off
electrical appliances. Do not use corded telephones. Do not take a
bath or shower.

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.

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FLOOD STATEMENT

WGUS72 KGSP 280736
FFSGSP

Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
336 AM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

NCC121-199-280746-
/O.EXP.KGSP.FF.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170528T0745Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Mitchell NC-Yancey NC-
336 AM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

…THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR CENTRAL MITCHELL AND NORTHEASTERN
YANCEY COUNTIES WILL EXPIRE AT 345 AM EDT…

Flood waters have receded. Flooding is no longer expected to pose a
threat. Please continue to heed any remaining road closures.

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