Thunderstorm Warning for Oconee County SC and 1 More

GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG, SC (127 PM EDT Tue Apr 9 2019) — The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southwestern Pickens County in Upstate South Carolina Central Oconee County in Upstate South Carolina until 215 PM EDT. At 127 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles south of Walhalla, or near Westminster, moving northeast at 25 mph. HAZARD: 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE: Radar indicated. Minor hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include Clemson, Seneca, Walhalla, Central, Westminster, Norris, Six Mile, Salem, Lake Keowee and Oakway. 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.

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