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Rutherford County Sheriff's Office
Friday June 1st, 2018 :: 04:12 p.m. EDT


New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 6/1/2018 4:08 PM to 5:00 PM EDT for Rutherford County. More information.

Radar valid at 410 pm EDT, Jun 1st 2018


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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
408 PM EDT FRI JUN 1 2018

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Southeastern Rutherford County in western North Carolina...
Southeastern Polk County in western North Carolina...
Southern Cleveland County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
North central Spartanburg County in Upstate South Carolina...
Northern Cherokee County in Upstate South Carolina...

* Until 500 PM EDT.

* At 408 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles southwest
of Forest City, moving east at 45 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...
Shelby, Forest City, Boiling Springs NC, Blacksburg, Chesnee,
Grover, Patterson Springs, Ellenboro, Lattimore and Mooresboro.


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.


LAT...LON 3511 8140 3515 8205 3525 8208 3533 8204
3538 8143
TIME...MOT...LOC 2008Z 268DEG 38KT 3525 8194


Rutherford County Sheriff's Office
198 N Washington St
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

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Non-emergencies: 828-287-6247

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