Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1223 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

GAZ010-021700-
RABUN GA-
1223 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF RABUN COUNTY UNTIL
100 PM EDT...

AT 1221 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 4
MILES EAST OF HIAWASSEE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CLAYTON...MOUNTAIN CITY...TIGER...DILLARD...MOCCASIN CREEK STATE
PARK...BLACK ROCK MOUNTAIN STATE PARK...LAKE BURTON...MOCCASIN CREEK
STATE PARK...LAKEMONT AND LAKE RABUN.

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.

LAKE BURTON IS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM. CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS. MOVE TO
SHORE IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3488 8366 3490 8363 3491 8363 3492 8360
      3494 8360 3495 8355 3499 8355 3500 8342
      3493 8322 3473 8338 3473 8342 3475 8343
      3474 8344 3485 8366
TIME...MOT...LOC 1621Z 299DEG 29KT 3497 8368

$$

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