Special Weather Statement 16:28:38.2010

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
428 PM EDT TUE SEP 5 2017

SCZ001-002-005-052100-
Pickens Mountains SC-Greater Pickens SC-Oconee Mountains SC-
428 PM EDT TUE SEP 5 2017

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHWESTERN PICKENS AND
NORTHEASTERN OCONEE COUNTIES UNTIL 500 PM EDT…

At 428 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 11
miles northeast of Walhalla, or near Salem, moving east at 15 mph.

Locations to be impacted include…
Pickens, Six Mile, Salem, Lake Keowee, Jocassee Gorges, Lake
Jocassee, Devils Fork State Park, Keowee Toxaway State Park, Table
Rock State Park and Liberty.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph and half inch hail will be possible in these
areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Gusty winds can blow down trees that are dead, or that have weakened
root systems. Outdoor furniture and similar items can be tossed
around if not anchored. Seek shelter indoors.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio and tv
stations, as well as local cable tv outlets for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

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LAT…LON 3498 8304 3507 8276 3505 8275 3506 8272
3481 8266 3480 8289 3481 8289 3481 8290
3479 8292 3479 8300
TIME…MOT…LOC 2028Z 259DEG 13KT 3491 8294

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