Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WUUS52 KGSP 272131

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
531 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Northwestern Franklin County in northeastern Georgia...
  Southwestern Stephens County in northeastern Georgia...
  Southern Habersham County in northeastern Georgia...

* Until 615 PM EDT

* At 530 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles northeast
  of Gainesville, or near Lula, moving east at 30 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Cornelia, Baldwin, Mount Airy, Alto, Raoul, Boydville and Toccoa.


Scattered trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned
area. Seek shelter inside an interior room.

This storm is producing frequent and intense lightning. Turn off
electrical appliances. Do not use corded telephones. Do not take a
bath or shower.

Please report damaging winds, hail, or flooding to the National
Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg by calling toll free, 1, 800,
2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, or by posting on our Facebook page, or Tweet it using
hashtag nwsgsp. Your message should describe the event and the
specific location where it occurred.


LAT...LON 3462 8336 3440 8328 3439 8338 3443 8338
      3446 8340 3448 8347 3449 8353 3449 8355
      3445 8359 3445 8360 3443 8362 3449 8365
TIME...MOT...LOC 2130Z 251DEG 26KT 3442 8369



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