WUUS52 KGSP 311930
BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
330 PM EDT THU MAY 31 2018
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Southwestern Transylvania County in western North Carolina…
Northwestern Pickens County in Upstate South Carolina…
Northeastern Oconee County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 415 PM EDT.
* At 330 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 17 miles southwest
of Brevard, or near Gorges State Park, moving southeast at 5 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
IMPACT…Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind
damage to trees and power lines.
* Locations impacted include…
Lake Toxaway, Devils Fork State Park, Gorges State Park, Keowee
Toxaway State Park, Lake Jocassee, Sapphire, Bad Creek, Sassafras
Mountain, Rocky Bottom and Jocassee Gorges.
Scattered trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned
area. Seek shelter inside an interior room.
Lake Jocassee is in the path of this storm. Get away from the water
and seek shelter in an interior room in the nearest shelter. If you
can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.
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 3506 8305 3508 8304 3513 8299 3513 8298
3514 8298 3516 8296 3508 8275 3490 8291
3501 8306 3503 8301 3504 8303 3505 8304
TIME…MOT…LOC 1930Z 309DEG 5KT 3508 8298