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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
314 PM EDT SAT JUN 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Northwestern Macon County in western North Carolina...
Swain County in western North Carolina...
Graham County in western North Carolina...

* Until 415 PM EDT.

* At 313 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 8 miles south of Madisonville to 17 miles northwest
of Murphy to 9 miles east of Ducktown, moving northeast at 45 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
Franklin, Bryson City, Robbinsville, Town Of Santeetlah, Smoky
Mountains-Newfound Gap, Smoky Mountains-Fontana Area, Lake
Santeetlah, Fontana Lake, Nantahala Lake and Fontana Village.


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 3537 8401 3541 8402 3552 8388 3553 8382
3556 8377 3558 8360 3556 8350 3561 8345
3561 8341 3558 8339 3517 8332 3515 8373
3520 8373 3523 8369 3526 8371 3525 8385
3522 8397 3523 8400 3531 8404 3535 8404
TIME...MOT...LOC 1913Z 244DEG 39KT 3539 8438 3525 8427 3506 8423



Special Weather Statement
Rabun GA-Habersham GA-Macon NC-
326 PM EDT SAT JUN 23 2018


At 325 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated strong thunderstorms along a
line extending from 4 miles north of Murphy to 7 miles northwest of
Blairsville to 10 miles northwest of Dahlonega, and moving east at 50

Locations to be impacted include...
Franklin, Clayton, Clarkesville, Cornelia, Demorest, Mount Airy,
Highlands, Mountain City, Tiger and Dillard.

Wind gusts up to 45 mph and very heavy rainfall rates of 1 to 2
inches per hour will be possible in these areas.

LAT...LON 3518 8373 3519 8323 3499 8310 3494 8311
3482 8331 3473 8335 3469 8334 3449 8346
3451 8367 3454 8362 3465 8366 3473 8362
3480 8368 3488 8366 3495 8355 3499 8355
3500 8348 3500 8352 3515 8365 3516 8374
TIME...MOT...LOC 1925Z 270DEG 42KT 3516 8404 3497 8405 3462 8413


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