Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
705 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

GAZ029-SCZ006-007-010>012-019-242330-
Elbert GA-Laurens SC-Anderson SC-Abbeville SC-Greenwood SC-
Spartanburg SC-Greater Greenville SC-
705 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT CENTRAL ELBERT...WESTERN
LAURENS...SOUTHEASTERN GREENVILLE...SOUTHWESTERN SPARTANBURG...
EASTERN ANDERSON...ABBEVILLE AND NORTHWESTERN GREENWOOD COUNTIES
UNTIL 730 PM EDT...

At 704 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated the leading edge of a cluster
of thunderstorms along a line extending from 8 miles southeast of
Easley to 6 miles southwest of Elberton, and moving east at 40 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Abbeville, Elberton, Laurens, Anderson, Simpsonville, Fountain Inn,
Piedmont, Belton, Woodruff and Williamston.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph 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.

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 PM EDT for northeastern
Georgia...and Upstate South Carolina.

LAT...LON 3401 8291 3401 8292 3473 8249 3480 8188
      3411 8226 3407 8247 3408 8248 3407 8250
      3407 8253 3405 8256 3399 8286
TIME...MOT...LOC 2304Z 250DEG 34KT 3473 8249 3404 8293

$$

KRENTZ



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