Tornado Warning 17:04:41.1158

WFUS52 KGSP 082104
TORGSP
SCC021-083-087-082145-
/O.NEW.KGSP.TO.W.0026.171008T2104Z-171008T2145Z/

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
504 PM EDT SUN OCT 8 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Tornado Warning for…
East central Spartanburg County in Upstate South Carolina…
Southwestern Cherokee County in Upstate South Carolina…
Northwestern Union County in Upstate South Carolina…

* Until 545 PM EDT

* At 504 PM EDT, a confirmed tornado was located 15 miles west of
Union, or 8 miles east of Woodruff, moving north at 30 mph.

HAZARD…Damaging tornado.

SOURCE…Public confirmed tornado.

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.

* The tornado will be near…
Croft State Park and Cedar Springs around 530 PM EDT.
Spartanburg, Pacolet Mills, Pacolet and Cowpens around 540 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this dangerous thunderstorm include
Pauline.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

To repeat, a tornado is on the ground. 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.

This storm has a history of producing strong tornadoes. Another
strong tornado could develop at any time. Move to a basement or an
interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building.

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 3474 8181 3477 8192 3505 8187 3499 8163
TIME…MOT…LOC 2104Z 199DEG 26KT 3470 8189

TORNADO…OBSERVED
HAIL…0.00IN

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