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5:30 PM EDT on July 23, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4100 ft
Scattered Clouds 11000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 100 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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6:26 AM 8:33 PM
Waning Gibbous, 82% visible
SPECI KCLT 232111Z 19008KT 10SM TS SCT041CB SCT110 BKN250 32/22 A2998 RMK AO2 TSB11 OCNL LTGICCC N TS N MOV W CB NE-E MOV W T03170217
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4100 ft
Scattered Clouds 11000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 100 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 8:33 PM
Waning Gibbous, 82% visible
SPECI KCLT 232111Z 19008KT 10SM TS SCT041CB SCT110 BKN250 32/22 A2998 RMK AO2 TSB11 OCNL LTGICCC N TS N MOV W CB NE-E MOV W T03170217

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 5:19 PM EDT Jul. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
central Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
northwestern Union County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
western Cabarrus County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* until 600 PM EDT

* at 519 PM EDT... a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southeast
of Huntersville... or near northeast Charlotte... moving south at 25
mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Uptown Charlotte... Huntersville... south Charlotte...
East Charlotte... northeast Charlotte... West Concord... Matthews...
Mint Hill... Indian Trail and Weddington.

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.

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 3500 8084 3504 8088 3543 8087 3545 8065
      3502 8055
time... Mot... loc 2119z 355deg 21kt 3537 8076

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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Air Quality Alert, Special Statement
Issued: 5:22 PM EDT Jul. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...
... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Sunday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening... for the Charlotte
metropolitan area. Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM
EDT Sunday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



522 PM EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...
... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Sunday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening... for the Charlotte
metropolitan area. Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM
EDT Sunday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



522 PM EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...
... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Sunday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening... for the Charlotte
metropolitan area. Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM
EDT Sunday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



515 PM EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... A strong thunderstorm with intense lightning will impact central
Mecklenburg and western Cabarrus counties until 545 PM EDT...

At 515 PM EDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm with
intense lightning 6 miles southeast of Huntersville... or near
northeast Charlotte... moving south at 25 mph.

Locations to be impacted include... Uptown
Charlotte... Huntersville... Kannapolis... south Charlotte... East
Charlotte... northeast Charlotte... West Concord... Matthews... Mint
Hill and Pineville.

In addition to intense lightning... wind gusts up to 40 mph and very
heavy rainfall rates up to 2 inches per hour 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.

This storm may intensify... so be certain to monitor local radio and
TV stations... as well as local cable TV outlets for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


Lat... Lon 3508 8071 3507 8089 3542 8087 3544 8065
      3518 8058
time... Mot... loc 2115z 355deg 21kt 3536 8076


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515 PM EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... A strong thunderstorm with intense lightning will impact central
Mecklenburg and western Cabarrus counties until 545 PM EDT...

At 515 PM EDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm with
intense lightning 6 miles southeast of Huntersville... or near
northeast Charlotte... moving south at 25 mph.

Locations to be impacted include... Uptown
Charlotte... Huntersville... Kannapolis... south Charlotte... East
Charlotte... northeast Charlotte... West Concord... Matthews... Mint
Hill and Pineville.

In addition to intense lightning... wind gusts up to 40 mph and very
heavy rainfall rates up to 2 inches per hour 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.

This storm may intensify... so be certain to monitor local radio and
TV stations... as well as local cable TV outlets for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


Lat... Lon 3508 8071 3507 8089 3542 8087 3544 8065
      3518 8058
time... Mot... loc 2115z 355deg 21kt 3536 8076


07


515 PM EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... A strong thunderstorm with intense lightning will impact central
Mecklenburg and western Cabarrus counties until 545 PM EDT...

At 515 PM EDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm with
intense lightning 6 miles southeast of Huntersville... or near
northeast Charlotte... moving south at 25 mph.

Locations to be impacted include... Uptown
Charlotte... Huntersville... Kannapolis... south Charlotte... East
Charlotte... northeast Charlotte... West Concord... Matthews... Mint
Hill and Pineville.

In addition to intense lightning... wind gusts up to 40 mph and very
heavy rainfall rates up to 2 inches per hour 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.

This storm may intensify... so be certain to monitor local radio and
TV stations... as well as local cable TV outlets for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


Lat... Lon 3508 8071 3507 8089 3542 8087 3544 8065
      3518 8058
time... Mot... loc 2115z 355deg 21kt 3536 8076


07


749 am EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



749 am EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



749 am EDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



921 PM EDT Fri Jul 22 2016

... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



921 PM EDT Fri Jul 22 2016

... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



921 PM EDT Fri Jul 22 2016

... Air quality alert in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.