Special Weather Statement 19:07:28.9478

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
707 PM EDT SUN JUL 16 2017

NCZ063-064-SCZ001-002-162330-
Transylvania NC-Southern Jackson NC-Pickens Mountains SC-
Oconee Mountains SC-
707 PM EDT SUN JUL 16 2017

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHWESTERN TRANSYLVANIA…
SOUTHEASTERN JACKSON…NORTHWESTERN PICKENS AND NORTHEASTERN OCONEE
COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM EDT…

At 705 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 16
miles northwest of Pickens, or near Gorges State Park, moving west at
10 mph.

Locations to be impacted include…
Cashiers, Lake Toxaway, Devils Fork State Park, Gorges State Park,
Jocassee Gorges, Lake Jocassee, Sapphire, Bad Creek and Rocky Bottom.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph will be possible in these areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Lake Jocassee is in the path of this storm. Cloud to ground
lightning and gusty winds will create dangerous boating conditions.
Move to shore immediately.

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LAT…LON 3494 8311 3495 8313 3496 8313 3496 8312
3497 8312 3499 8310 3501 8312 3519 8310
3513 8281 3495 8282 3492 8313 3494 8313
TIME…MOT…LOC 2305Z 094DEG 9KT 3505 8291

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