Severe Weather Statement 18:45:27.6158

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SVSGSP

Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
644 PM EDT SUN OCT 8 2017

SCC021-082254-
/O.CAN.KGSP.TO.W.0031.000000T0000Z-171008T2300Z/
Cherokee SC-
644 PM EDT SUN OCT 8 2017

…THE TORNADO WARNING FOR NORTHWESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY IS
CANCELLED…

The severe thunderstorm which prompted the warning has moved out of
Cherokee County. Therefore, the warning has been cancelled for that
county.

LAT…LON 3518 8164 3518 8181 3519 8181 3535 8184
3537 8162
TIME…MOT…LOC 2244Z 177DEG 27KT 3523 8173

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NCC045-161-082300-
/O.CON.KGSP.TO.W.0031.000000T0000Z-171008T2300Z/
Rutherford NC-Cleveland NC-
644 PM EDT SUN OCT 8 2017

…A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN RUTHERFORD AND SOUTHWESTERN CLEVELAND COUNTIES…

At 644 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 10 miles southeast of Forest City, or near Boiling
Springs NC, moving north at 30 mph.

HAZARD…Tornado.

SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.

IMPACT…Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage
to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is
likely.

This dangerous storm will be near…
Mooresboro around 650 PM EDT.
Ellenboro, Lattimore and Kingstown around 700 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this dangerous storm include Cliffside,
Henrietta and Caroleen.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.

Heavy rainfall may hide this tornado. Do not wait to see or hear the
tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!

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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LAT…LON 3518 8164 3518 8181 3519 8181 3535 8184
3537 8162
TIME…MOT…LOC 2244Z 177DEG 27KT 3523 8173

TORNADO…RADAR INDICATED
HAIL…<.75IN $$ 08