Severe Thunderstorm Warning Hart Co, GA and Upstate South Carolina **EXPIRED***
BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
415 PM EDT SAT JUL 15 2017
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Northern Hart County in northeastern Georgia…
Southwestern Anderson County in Upstate South Carolina…
Southeastern Oconee County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 500 PM EDT
* At 414 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest
of Hartwell, or 4 miles southeast of Tugaloo State Park, moving
east at 20 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
IMPACT…Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind
damage to trees and power lines.
* Locations impacted include…
Homeland Park, Northlake, Reed Creek, Starr, Anderson Airport, Lake
Hartwell, Fair Play, Sadlers Creek State Park, Hartwell and
Brief damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines over small
areas. A brief period of large hail is also possible. Seek shelter
inside an interior room.
Lake Hartwell 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.