Special Weather Statement 23:27:36.3146

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
1127 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017

GAZ010-017-018-SCZ001-002-004-005-120415-
Rabun GA-Stephens GA-Habersham GA-Pickens Mountains SC-
Greater Pickens SC-Greater Oconee SC-Oconee Mountains SC-
1127 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017

…THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN
STEPHENS…NORTHEASTERN HABERSHAM…EASTERN RABUN…WEST CENTRAL
PICKENS AND OCONEE COUNTIES UNTIL 1215 AM EDT…

At 1126 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking thunderstorm with
torrential rainfall 9 miles west of Walhalla, or 7 miles east of
Tallulah Gorge State Park, moving east at 10 mph.

Locations to be impacted include…
Walhalla, Seneca, Westminster, Tallulah Falls, Salem, Lake Keowee,
Devils Fork State Park, Keowee Toxaway State Park, Tallulah Gorge
State Park and Oconee State Park.

Very heavy rainfall rates up to 2 inches per hour will be possible in
these areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Torrential rainfall may flood areas with poor drainage, such as
ditches and underpasses. Avoid these areas and do not cross flooded
roads. Water levels of small streams may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters.

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LAT…LON 3473 8347 3500 8311 3497 8292 3484 8279
3453 8318
TIME…MOT…LOC 0326Z 273DEG 10KT 3476 8323

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