Special Weather Statement 18:35:59.3369

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
635 PM EDT THU MAY 31 2018

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Elbert GA-Anderson SC-Abbeville SC-Greenwood SC-
635 PM EDT THU MAY 31 2018

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT NORTHEASTERN ELBERT…
SOUTHEASTERN ANDERSON…ABBEVILLE AND GREENWOOD COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM
EDT…

At 634 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 10
miles northwest of Abbeville, or 4 miles southeast of Lake Secession,
moving southeast at 25 mph.

Locations to be impacted include…
Greenwood, Abbeville, Honea Path, Ware Shoals, Calhoun Falls, Ninety
Six, Due West, Iva, Lake Secession and Donalds.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph, half inch hail and very heavy rainfall rates
up to 2 inches per hour will be possible in these areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

The combination of gusty winds and saturated soil conditions will
cause scattered trees and power lines to fall. Seek shelter inside an
interior room.

Lake Russell and Lake Greenwood are in the path of these storms.
Cloud to ground lightning and gusty winds will create dangerous
boating conditions. Move to shore immediately.

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LAT…LON 3398 8205 3399 8215 3397 8218 3402 8224
3397 8231 3406 8233 3406 8244 3408 8248
3407 8253 3402 8259 3400 8259 3414 8272
3427 8276 3444 8263 3455 8240 3433 8217
3422 8196 3413 8187 3397 8201 3395 8204
TIME…MOT…LOC 2234Z 303DEG 22KT 3425 8253

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