Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
250 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

GAZ026-231930-
FRANKLIN GA-
250 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT SOUTHERN
FRANKLIN COUNTY UNTIL 330 PM EDT...

AT 249 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH
INTENSE LIGHTNING 4 MILES SOUTH OF CARNESVILLE...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT
10 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CARNESVILLE...ROYSTON...CANON...FRANKLIN SPRINGS AND VICTORIA BRYANT
STATE PARK.

IN ADDITION TO INTENSE LIGHTNING...PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO
40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF OUTDOORS...TRY TO
GET INDOORS OR INTO A HARD TOPPED VEHICLE. OTHERWISE...STAY AWAY FROM
OPEN AREAS AND ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. WHEN INDOORS...
STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS AND AVOID USING WIRED ELECTRONIC
DEVICES. DO NOT TAKE A SHOWER OR BATH. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY
APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM APPROACHES.

&&

LAT...LON 3426 8334 3431 8338 3445 8328 3438 8310
      3435 8311 3435 8310 3427 8311 3424 8317
      3425 8320 3424 8325 3426 8330 3423 8335
TIME...MOT...LOC 1849Z 023DEG 8KT 3430 8325

$$

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