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Special Statement

Statement as of 1:00 PM EDT on October 23, 2017

Expires 1:45 PM EDT on October 23, 2017


... A strong thunderstorm will impact southwestern McDowell...
northwestern Rutherford... eastern Henderson... western Polk...
southeastern Buncombe and northeastern Greenville counties until 145
PM EDT...

At 100 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 14
miles southwest of Columbus, or near Tigerville, moving north at 50
mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Hendersonville, Columbus, Black Mountain, Fletcher, Swannanoa, Flat
Rock, Fairview in Buncombe County, Slater-Marietta, Mountain Home and
Laurel Park.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph and torrential rainfall rates up to 3 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.

The combination of gusty winds and saturated soil conditions will
cause scattered trees and power lines to fall. Seek shelter inside an
interior room.


Lat... Lon 3561 8198 3520 8219 3519 8222 3515 8222
      3499 8230 3503 8251 3567 8250
time... Mot... loc 1700z 193deg 41kt 3510 8239


Krentz

100 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

... A strong thunderstorm will impact southwestern McDowell...
northwestern Rutherford... eastern Henderson... western Polk...
southeastern Buncombe and northeastern Greenville counties until 145
PM EDT...

At 100 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 14
miles southwest of Columbus, or near Tigerville, moving north at 50
mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Hendersonville, Columbus, Black Mountain, Fletcher, Swannanoa, Flat
Rock, Fairview in Buncombe County, Slater-Marietta, Mountain Home and
Laurel Park.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph and torrential rainfall rates up to 3 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.

The combination of gusty winds and saturated soil conditions will
cause scattered trees and power lines to fall. Seek shelter inside an
interior room.


Lat... Lon 3561 8198 3520 8219 3519 8222 3515 8222
      3499 8230 3503 8251 3567 8250
time... Mot... loc 1700z 193deg 41kt 3510 8239


Krentz


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