WUUS52 KGSP 312102
BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
502 PM EDT THU MAY 31 2018
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Northeastern Franklin County in northeastern Georgia…
Southeastern Stephens County in northeastern Georgia…
Northern Hart County in northeastern Georgia…
Southwestern Anderson County in Upstate South Carolina…
Southeastern Oconee County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 545 PM EDT.
* At 502 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles northwest
of Hartwell, or over Tugaloo State Park, moving southeast at 25
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…
Homeland Park, Reed Creek, Lavonia, Gumlog, Tugaloo State Park,
Anderson Airport, Lake Hartwell, Townville, Oakway and Fair Play.
Scattered trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned
area. Seek shelter inside an interior room.
Lake Hartwell 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 3446 8318 3457 8319 3462 8308 3451 8264
TIME…MOT…LOC 2102Z 296DEG 21KT 3451 8306