Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
1040 PM EDT THU JUN 22 2017

GAZ029-SCZ010-011-230315-
Elbert GA-Anderson SC-Abbeville SC-
1040 PM EDT THU JUN 22 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT EASTERN ELBERT...SOUTH CENTRAL
ANDERSON AND SOUTHWESTERN ABBEVILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 1115 PM EDT...

At 1040 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 8
miles southeast of Elberton, or near Nancy Hart State Park, moving
northeast at 40 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Abbeville, Calhoun Falls, Iva, Lowndesville, Lake Strom Thurmond,
Russell State Park, Nancy Hart State Park, Middleton, Lake Russell
and Lake Secession.

Wind gusts up to 50 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3399 8283 3398 8286 3400 8289 3433 8268
      3416 8237 3409 8247 3408 8248 3407 8250
      3407 8253 3401 8260 3399 8258 3398 8260
      3398 8263 3397 8264 3399 8266 3397 8278
TIME...MOT...LOC 0240Z 215DEG 33KT 3401 8276

$$

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