Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
1245 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

NCZ064-065-509-510-SCZ001>007-010-280515-
Transylvania NC-Henderson NC-Polk Mountains NC-Eastern Polk NC-
Greater Pickens SC-Pickens Mountains SC-Greater Oconee SC-
Anderson SC-Oconee Mountains SC-Greenville Mountains SC-
Spartanburg SC-Greater Greenville SC-
1245 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL IMPACT
SOUTHEASTERN TRANSYLVANIA...SOUTHEASTERN HENDERSON...WESTERN POLK...
NORTHERN GREENVILLE...NORTHWESTERN SPARTANBURG...NORTHWESTERN
ANDERSON...PICKENS AND EAST CENTRAL OCONEE COUNTIES UNTIL 115 AM
EDT...

At 1245 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated strong thunderstorms with
intense lightning along a line extending from 4 miles southeast of
Brevard to near Pickens to 7 miles south of Walhalla, and moving east
at 35 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Greenville Downtown, Easley, Clemson, Seneca, Pickens, Columbus,
Brevard, Hendersonville, West Greenville and Taylors.

In addition to intense lightning, wind gusts up to 50 mph will be
possible in these areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent lightning is occurring with these storms. 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 storms approach.

&&

LAT...LON 3538 8218 3505 8214 3460 8259 3463 8321
      3487 8280 3524 8272
TIME...MOT...LOC 0445Z 251DEG 31KT 3520 8267 3489 8273 3466 8310

$$

KRENTZ



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