Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WWUS52 KGSP 192325
SVSGSP

Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
725 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017

GAC137-257-192345-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0222.000000T0000Z-170719T2345Z/
Stephens GA-Habersham GA-
725 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHWESTERN STEPHENS AND SOUTH CENTRAL HABERSHAM COUNTIES...

At 724 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of
Toccoa, or 4 miles east of Mount Airy, moving southwest at 5 mph.

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

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect damage to trees and power lines.

Locations impacted include...
Mount Airy, Boydville and Cornelia.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

This storms is also producing extremely heavy rainfall. Flooding of
drainage ditches and low lying areas may occur. Small streams will
rise rapidly. Do not drive through areas where water is flowing over
the road.

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 3457 8346 3454 8336 3446 8341 3448 8347
      3449 8353
TIME...MOT...LOC 2324Z 027DEG 6KT 3451 8343

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

CDG


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