Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
824 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

GAZ018-026-028-029-SCZ004-010-031400-
FRANKLIN GA-HART GA-STEPHENS GA-ELBERT GA-GREATER OCONEE SC-
ANDERSON SC-
824 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF HART...
SOUTHEASTERN STEPHENS...FRANKLIN...SOUTHEASTERN OCONEE AND
SOUTHWESTERN ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 900 AM EST...

AT 824 AM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A LINE OF
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
SENECA TO 7 MILES SOUTH OF CARNESVILLE...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 70
MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SENECA...HARTWELL...CARNESVILLE...ROYSTON...REED CREEK...LAVONIA...
GUMLOG...CANON...FRANKLIN SPRINGS AND BOWERSVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF OUTDOORS...TRY
TO GET INDOORS OR INTO A HARD TOPPED VEHICLE. OTHERWISE...STAY AWAY
FROM OPEN AREAS AND ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. WHEN
INDOORS...STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS AND AVOID USING WIRED
ELECTRONIC DEVICES. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY APPLIANCES BEFORE THE
STORMS APPROACH.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAKE HARTWELL IS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS. CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS.
MOVE TO SHORE IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3422 8308 3427 8312 3424 8317 3425 8320
      3424 8325 3426 8330 3423 8335 3426 8334
      3430 8337 3456 8324 3461 8317 3460 8316
      3480 8290 3476 8289 3474 8290 3474 8289
      3429 8278 3418 8310
TIME...MOT...LOC 1324Z 227DEG 63KT 3457 8305 3426 8326

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