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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 3:02 PM EST on March 01, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EST on March 01, 2017



The National Weather Service has issued Severe Thunderstorm Watch
59 in effect until 10 PM EST this evening for the following areas

In Georgia this watch includes 6 counties

In northeast Georgia

Elbert Franklin Habersham
Hart Rabun Stephens

In North Carolina this watch includes 28 counties

In Piedmont North Carolina

Alexander Cabarrus Catawba
Cleveland Davie Gaston
Iredell Lincoln Mecklenburg
Rowan Union

In western North Carolina

Avery Buncombe Burke
Caldwell Graham Haywood
Henderson Jackson Macon
Madison McDowell Mitchell
Polk Rutherford Swain
Transylvania Yancey

In South Carolina this watch includes 12 counties

In upstate South Carolina

Abbeville Anderson Cherokee
Chester Greenville Greenwood
Laurens Oconee Pickens
Spartanburg Union York

This includes the cities of Abbeville, advance, Alarka,
Allenstand, Almond, Anderson, Asheville, Ashford, Baldwin,
Banner Elk, Berea, Bethlehem, Blackstock, Boydville, Brevard,
Bryson City, Burnsville, Busick, Calhoun Falls, Canon, Canton,
Catawba, Cedar Mountain, Celo, Charlotte, Chester, Clarkesville,
Clayton, Clemson, Clinton, Columbus, Concord, Cornelia, Cornwell,
Cove Creek, Crouse, Cruso, Cullowhee, Dacusville, Dana, Demorest,
Dysartsville, Easley, East Flat Rock, Elberton, Ellendale,
Etowah, Farmington, Faust, Fero, Fletcher, Forest City,
Fork church, Fork Shoals, Fortsonia, Franklin, Franklin Springs,
Gaffney, Gastonia, Glenwood, Granite Falls, Great Falls,
Greenville, Greer, Hartwell, Hendersonville, Hickory, Hiddenite,
Highlands, Hollywood, Hot Springs, Huntersville, Indian Trail,
Ingalls, Kannapolis, Kings Creek, Kings Mountain, Kyle,
Lake Adger, Lake Junaluska, Laurens, Lavonia, Lenoir, Lincolnton,
Little River, luada, Luck, Marion, Mars Hill, Marshall, Matthews,
Mauldin, Micaville, Middleton, Mill Spring, Millersville,
Mocksville, Monarch Mills, Monroe, Mooresville, Morganton,
Mount Mitchell State Park, Mountain City, Mountain Rest,
Nantahala Lake, Nebo, Newfound Gap, Newland, Newton, Ninety Six,
Nuberg, Oakway, Patterson, Pine Mountain, Pleasant Grove, Poplar,
Rainbow Springs, Ramseytown, Reed Creek, Robbinsville, Rock Hill,
Royston, Ruckersville, Rutherfordton, Salisbury, Saluda,
sawmills, Seneca, Shelby, Simpsonville, smokemont, Spartanburg,
Spindale, Spruce Pine, St. Stephens, Statesville, Stecoah,
Stony Point, Sugar Hill, Swiss, Sylva, Taylors, Taylorsville,
Toccoa, Trinity, Tryon, Tuckasegee, Tuxedo, Union, Valdese,
Walhalla, Walnut, Ware Shoals, Waterville, Waynesville,
Weddington, Wesser, Westminster, and Whitworth.



Special Statement

Statement as of 11:24 AM EST on March 01, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EST on March 01, 2017


... Windy conditions across the western Carolinas and northeast
Georgia this afternoon...

Southwesterly winds ahead of an approaching cold front will pick
up this afternoon across the region. The winds may gust to between
30 and 40 mph at times. These winds will be strong enough to blow
over unsecured objects and possibly knock down some tree limbs.
Secure any loose objects and use caution if standing outdoors
where you can be hit by overhead falling objects.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are also possible around this
region this afternoon and early this evening. Damaging winds will
be possible with any thunderstorms and watches and warnings could
be issued later today.


Gerapetritis

1124 am EST Wed Mar 1 2017

... Windy conditions across the western Carolinas and northeast
Georgia this afternoon...

Southwesterly winds ahead of an approaching cold front will pick
up this afternoon across the region. The winds may gust to between
30 and 40 mph at times. These winds will be strong enough to blow
over unsecured objects and possibly knock down some tree limbs.
Secure any loose objects and use caution if standing outdoors
where you can be hit by overhead falling objects.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are also possible around this
region this afternoon and early this evening. Damaging winds will
be possible with any thunderstorms and watches and warnings could
be issued later today.


Gerapetritis


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Public Information Statement
Alaska - High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement
Arkansas - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Delaware - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
District of Columbia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Kentucky - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Maine - Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Montana - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning
New Hampshire - Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
New Jersey - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
New York - Areal Flood Watch , Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - High Wind Warning, Dense Fog Advisory , High Wind Warning
South Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Vermont - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Washington - Wind Advisory
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch
- Gale Warning

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