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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 9:26 PM EDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 10:15 PM EDT on June 23, 2017


The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northern Franklin County in northeastern Georgia...
southeastern Stephens County in northeastern Georgia...
northern Hart County in northeastern Georgia...
northwestern Anderson County in upstate South Carolina...
southwestern Pickens County in upstate South Carolina...
southern Oconee County in upstate South Carolina...

* until 1015 PM EDT

* at 926 PM EDT, rain showers capable of producing damaging winds
were located along a line extending from 4 miles east of Toccoa to
near Carnesville, moving east at 40 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
Clemson, Seneca, Carnesville, central, Northlake, Pendleton,
Westminster, Reed Creek, Lavonia and Gumlog.

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.


Lat... Lon 3435 8332 3448 8326 3462 8329 3483 8273
      3465 8264 3441 8273
time... Mot... loc 0126z 251deg 37kt 3460 8325 3449 8322 3438 8327

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


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Special Statement

Statement as of 9:08 PM EDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on June 23, 2017


... A strong thunderstorm will impact Franklin... southeastern
Stephens... northern Hart and south central Oconee counties until 1000
PM EDT...

At 907 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Homer Georgia, moving east at 45 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Carnesville, Reed Creek, Lavonia, Gumlog, Bowersville, Martin,
Avalon, Tugaloo State Park, Canon and lake Hartwell.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible in these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

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.

The southern part of lake Hartwell is in the path of this storm. A
sudden onset of strong and gusty winds will create dangerous boating
conditions. Move to shore immediately.


Lat... Lon 3433 8339 3439 8338 3445 8339 3464 8297
      3454 8292 3448 8299 3448 8290 3439 8285
      3431 8338
time... Mot... loc 0107z 251deg 37kt 3435 8345


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908 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

... A strong thunderstorm will impact Franklin... southeastern
Stephens... northern Hart and south central Oconee counties until 1000
PM EDT...

At 907 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Homer Georgia, moving east at 45 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Carnesville, Reed Creek, Lavonia, Gumlog, Bowersville, Martin,
Avalon, Tugaloo State Park, Canon and lake Hartwell.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph will be possible in these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

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.

The southern part of lake Hartwell is in the path of this storm. A
sudden onset of strong and gusty winds will create dangerous boating
conditions. Move to shore immediately.


Lat... Lon 3433 8339 3439 8338 3445 8339 3464 8297
      3454 8292 3448 8299 3448 8290 3439 8285
      3431 8338
time... Mot... loc 0107z 251deg 37kt 3435 8345


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