Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
734 PM EDT MON AUG 21 2017

GAZ017-018-026-220015-
Franklin GA-Stephens GA-Habersham GA-
734 PM EDT MON AUG 21 2017

...A THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT NORTHWESTERN
FRANKLIN...SOUTHWESTERN STEPHENS AND SOUTHEASTERN HABERSHAM COUNTIES
UNTIL 815 PM EDT...

At 734 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a thunderstorm with
torrential rainfall 6 miles southwest of Toccoa, or 6 miles east of
Mount Airy. This storm was nearly stationary.

Locations to be impacted include...
Toccoa, Mount Airy, Boydville and Eastanolee.

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...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3456 8352 3461 8331 3447 8323 3442 8338
      3445 8339 3447 8342 3449 8348
TIME...MOT...LOC 2334Z 072DEG 3KT 3450 8340

$$

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