Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
000
WWUS82 KGSP 010146
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
946 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

GAZ010-017-018-SCZ001-010215-
STEPHENS GA-RABUN GA-HABERSHAM GA-OCONEE MOUNTAINS SC-
946 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL STEPHENS...
NORTHERN HABERSHAM...SOUTHWESTERN RABUN AND SOUTHWESTERN OCONEE
COUNTIES UNTIL 1015 PM EDT...

AT 946 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7
MILES WEST OF MOCCASIN CREEK STATE PARK...OR 7 MILES SOUTH OF
HIAWASSEE...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TOCCOA...TIGER...TALLULAH FALLS...TALLULAH GORGE STATE PARK...
MOCCASIN CREEK STATE PARK...LAKE BURTON...MOCCASIN CREEK STATE
PARK...LAKEMONT...LAKE RABUN AND LONG CREEK.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3482 8365 3484 8366 3488 8366 3490 8363
      3491 8363 3478 8311 3452 8322 3470 8364
      3471 8364 3473 8362 3476 8363 3479 8367
      3480 8368
TIME...MOT...LOC 0146Z 287DEG 32KT 3484 8372

$$

07



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.