Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
532 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

SCZ012-232215-
Laurens SC-
532 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHWESTERN LAURENS COUNTY
UNTIL 615 PM EDT...

At 532 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 8
miles northwest of Laurens, or near Gray Court, moving south at 5
mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Laurens, Gray Court, Hickory Tavern and Ora.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph, pea size hail 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.

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 3443 8223 3461 8223 3467 8220 3470 8206
      3448 8194
TIME...MOT...LOC 2132Z 345DEG 5KT 3460 8213

$$

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