Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WWUS52 KGSP 262230
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
630 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

GAC105-119-147-262315-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0041.000000T0000Z-150526T2315Z/
HART GA-ELBERT GA-FRANKLIN GA-
630 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 PM EDT
FOR HART...ELBERT AND FRANKLIN COUNTIES...

AT 629 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF CARNESVILLE TO 5 MILES NORTH OF
LEXINGTON...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH. THIS LINE OF STORMS HAS A
HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIDESPREAD TREE AND POWER LINE DAMAGE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ELBERTON...HARTWELL...CARNESVILLE...MIDDLETON...ROYSTON...REED
CREEK...LAVONIA...GUMLOG...BOWMAN AND CANON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE STORMS ARE CAPABLE OF BLOWING DOWN SCATTERED TREES AND POWER
LINES. BRIEF LARGE HAIL MAY ALSO OCCUR. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE AN
INTERIOR ROOM.

LAKE HARTWELL IS IN THE PATH OF THIS THESE STORMS. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER ONSHORE.

THESE STORMS ALSO PRODUCING EXTREMELY HEAVY RAINFALL. FLOODING OF
DRAINAGE DITCHES AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY OCCUR. 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 3399 8265 3397 8278 3401 8294 3417 8310
      3423 8308 3427 8312 3424 8317 3426 8330
      3423 8335 3433 8339 3446 8340 3448 8318
      3454 8311 3447 8301 3449 8294 3446 8287
      3437 8284 3427 8275 3415 8272 3396 8257
TIME...MOT...LOC 2229Z 222DEG 38KT 3433 8334 3394 8308

$$

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