Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
950 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

NCZ059-063-064-SCZ001-002-230315-
Transylvania NC-Southern Jackson NC-Northern Jackson NC-
Pickens Mountains SC-Oconee Mountains SC-
950 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHWESTERN TRANSYLVANIA...
SOUTHEASTERN JACKSON...NORTHWESTERN PICKENS AND NORTHEASTERN OCONEE
COUNTIES UNTIL 1015 PM EST...

At 949 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 17
miles northwest of Pickens, or near Lake Jocassee, moving north at 25
mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Cashiers, Salem, Lake Toxaway, Lake Keowee, Lake Glenville, Jocassee
Gorges, Lake Jocassee, Devils Fork State Park, Gorges State Park and
Keowee Toxaway State Park.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph and pea size hail 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 Toxaway 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 3531 8294 3529 8292 3531 8290 3531 8283
      3487 8283 3484 8302 3530 8320
TIME...MOT...LOC 0249Z 172DEG 21KT 3503 8295

$$

MOORE



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