Severe Weather Statement 15:51:48.7745

WWUS52 KGSP 311951
SVSGSP

Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
351 PM EDT THU MAY 31 2018

NCC175-SCC073-077-312015-
/O.CON.KGSP.SV.W.0043.000000T0000Z-180531T2015Z/
Transylvania NC-Pickens SC-Oconee SC-
351 PM EDT THU MAY 31 2018

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 415 PM EDT
FOR SOUTH CENTRAL TRANSYLVANIA…NORTHWESTERN PICKENS AND
NORTHEASTERN OCONEE COUNTIES…

At 351 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 15 miles northwest
of Pickens, or near Gorges State Park, moving southeast at 10 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Expect damage to trees and power lines.

Locations impacted include…
Devils Fork State Park, Gorges State Park, Keowee Toxaway State Park,
Lake Jocassee, Bad Creek, Sassafras Mountain, Rocky Bottom, Jocassee
Gorges and Lake Keowee.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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.

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LAT…LON 3514 8290 3508 8275 3490 8291 3501 8306
3503 8301
TIME…MOT…LOC 1951Z 297DEG 9KT 3505 8288

HAIL…<.75IN WIND...60MPH $$ MOORE