Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
754 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017

GAZ010-017-018-SCZ001-240045-
Rabun GA-Stephens GA-Habersham GA-Oconee Mountains SC-
754 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHWESTERN STEPHENS...
HABERSHAM...RABUN AND WEST CENTRAL OCONEE COUNTIES UNTIL 845 PM
EDT...

At 753 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 5
miles north of Cleveland Georgia, or near Helen, moving northeast at
40 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Clayton, Clarkesville, Toccoa, Demorest, Mountain City, Tiger, Sky
Valley, Tallulah Falls, Lake Burton and Moccasin Creek State Park.

Wind gusts up to 40 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.

Lake Burton and Lake Rabun are in the path of this storm. A sudden
onset of strong winds will create dangerous boating conditions. Move
to shore immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 3482 8365 3484 8366 3487 8366 3500 8330
      3463 8312 3452 8365 3454 8362 3460 8365
      3462 8364 3465 8366 3467 8365 3471 8364
      3473 8362 3477 8363 3480 8368
TIME...MOT...LOC 2353Z 245DEG 36KT 3467 8378

$$

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