Greer, SC

4:16 PM EDT on August 26, 2016 (GMT -0400)
Greenville-Spartanburg International | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Special Statement

Elev 971 ft 34.88 °N, 82.22 °W | Updated 23 minutes ago

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92 °F
Feels Like 97 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from North

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Pressure 30.02 in
Visibility 8.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 5000 ft
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 48%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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6:57 AM 8:02 PM
Waning Crescent, 31% visible
METAR KGSP 261953Z 35005KT 8SM SCT050 33/21 A3006 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT E-S SLP165 T03330211
Pressure 30.02 in
Visibility 8.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 5000 ft
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 48%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:57 AM 8:02 PM
Waning Crescent, 31% visible
METAR KGSP 261953Z 35005KT 8SM SCT050 33/21 A3006 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT E-S SLP165 T03330211

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Special Statement
Issued: 3:53 PM EDT Aug. 26, 2016 – National Weather Service

... A strong thunderstorm with intense lightning will impact west
central Laurens... northwestern Greenwood... southeastern Greenville
and northeastern Abbeville counties until 430 PM EDT...

At 353 PM EDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm with
intense lightning 8 miles west of Laurens... or 7 miles northeast of
Ware Shoals... moving west at 15 mph.

Locations to be impacted include... Laurens... Ware
Shoals... Donalds... Shoals Junction... Waterloo... Princeton... Hickory
Tavern and Fork Shoals.

In addition to intense lightning... wind gusts up to 50 mph will be
possible in these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Gusty winds can blow down trees that are dead... or that have weakened
root systems. Outdoor furniture and similar items can be tossed
around if not anchored. Seek shelter indoors.

Frequent lightning is occurring with this storm. If outdoors... try to
get indoors or into a hard topped vehicle. Otherwise... stay away from
open areas and isolated high objects such as trees. When indoors...
stay away from windows and doors and avoid using wired electronic
devices. Do not take a shower or Bath. Try to unplug unnecessary
appliances before the storm approaches.


Lat... Lon 3437 8245 3440 8244 3448 8231 3450 8233
      3450 8234 3451 8235 3451 8236 3454 8239
      3455 8241 3463 8240 3457 8200 3434 8207
time... Mot... loc 1953z 098deg 15kt 3447 8217


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353 PM EDT Fri Aug 26 2016

... A strong thunderstorm with intense lightning will impact west
central Laurens... northwestern Greenwood... southeastern Greenville
and northeastern Abbeville counties until 430 PM EDT...

At 353 PM EDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm with
intense lightning 8 miles west of Laurens... or 7 miles northeast of
Ware Shoals... moving west at 15 mph.

Locations to be impacted include... Laurens... Ware
Shoals... Donalds... Shoals Junction... Waterloo... Princeton... Hickory
Tavern and Fork Shoals.

In addition to intense lightning... wind gusts up to 50 mph will be
possible in these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Gusty winds can blow down trees that are dead... or that have weakened
root systems. Outdoor furniture and similar items can be tossed
around if not anchored. Seek shelter indoors.

Frequent lightning is occurring with this storm. If outdoors... try to
get indoors or into a hard topped vehicle. Otherwise... stay away from
open areas and isolated high objects such as trees. When indoors...
stay away from windows and doors and avoid using wired electronic
devices. Do not take a shower or Bath. Try to unplug unnecessary
appliances before the storm approaches.


Lat... Lon 3437 8245 3440 8244 3448 8231 3450 8233
      3450 8234 3451 8235 3451 8236 3454 8239
      3455 8241 3463 8240 3457 8200 3434 8207
time... Mot... loc 1953z 098deg 15kt 3447 8217


Rwh