Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement Issued March 07 At 5:07pm Est By Nws Greenville-Spartanburg

…Strong Thunderstorms Will Impact Portions Of Northeastern Franklin, Stephens, East Central Habersham, Southwestern Transylvania, Pickens And Oconee Counties Through 600 Pm Est…

At 507 Pm Est, Doppler Radar Was Tracking Strong Thunderstorms Along A Line Extending From 16 Miles Northwest Of Pickens To 3 Miles West Of Walhalla To Near Toccoa. Movement Was East At 40 Mph.

Hazard…Wind Gusts Up To 50 Mph.

Source…Radar Indicated.

Impact…Heavy Rain. Gusty Winds Could Knock Down Tree Limbs And Blow Around Unsecured Objects.

Locations Impacted Include…

Easley, Clemson, Toccoa, Seneca, Walhalla, Pickens, Clarkesville, Central, Liberty And Westminster.

Max Hail Size…0.00 In Max Wind Gust…50 Mph