Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement Issued August 19 At 1:42pm Edt By Nws Greenville-Spartanburg

…A Strong Thunderstorm Will Impact Portions Of Central Stephens, Southwestern Pickens And Oconee Counties Through 215 Pm Edt…

At 142 Pm Edt, Doppler Radar Was Tracking A Strong Thunderstorm 7 Miles Southwest Of Walhalla, Or 5 Miles Northwest Of Westminster, Moving Northeast At 35 Mph.

Hazard…Winds In Excess Of 40 Mph.

Source…Radar Indicated.

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

Locations Impacted Include…

Toccoa, Seneca, Walhalla, Pickens, Easley, Liberty, Westminster, Norris, Six Mile And Salem.

Max Hail Size…0.00 In Max Wind Gust…40 Mph