Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
330 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

NCZ052-059-202000-
Haywood NC-Northern Jackson NC-
330 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN JACKSON AND
SOUTHWESTERN HAYWOOD COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM EDT...

At 329 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles northeast of Sylva, or near Balsam. This storm was nearly
stationary.

Locations to be impacted include...
Balsam, B.R. Parkway-Balsam Gap To Black Balsam Area, B.R.
Parkway-Smoky Mountains To Balsam Gap, Tuckasegee and Sunburst.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph, pea size hail and very heavy rainfall rates
up to 2 inches per hour will be possible in these areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This storm 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3544 8323 3552 8312 3541 8293 3525 8312
TIME...MOT...LOC 1929Z 318DEG 3KT 3543 8312

$$

MOORE



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