Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Last Updated: 17:39 PM. Wednesday, Aug 08, 2018 EDT

Until 06:30 AM. Wednesday, Aug 08, 2018

GAC137-241-NCC099-113-175-SCC073-082230- /O.NEW.KGSP.SV.W.0292.180808T2136Z-180808T2230Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC 536 PM EDT WED AUG 8 2018 The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northern Habersham County in northeastern Georgia... Rabun County in northeastern Georgia... Southeastern Macon County in western North Carolina... Southwestern Transylvania County in western North Carolina... Southeastern Jackson County in western North Carolina... Northwestern Oconee County in Upstate South Carolina... * Until 630 PM EDT. * At 536 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles south of Franklin to 3 miles west of Clayton to 11 miles northwest of Clarkesville, moving east at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to trees and power lines. * Locations impacted include... Clayton, Highlands, Mountain City, Tiger, Dillard, Sky Valley, Cashiers, Tallulah Falls, Salem and Lake Toxaway. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Scattered trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned area. Seek shelter inside an interior room. 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. && LAT...LON 3487 8346 3518 8337 3520 8288 3488 8297 3468 8320 3475 8363 TIME...MOT...LOC 2136Z 267DEG 23KT 3512 8339 3488 8346 3475 8364 HAIL...0.75IN WIND...60MPH $$

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Forecast by

Meteorologist Karen Minton