WFUS52 KGSP 082114
BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
514 PM EDT SUN OCT 8 2017
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Tornado Warning for…
Southeastern Spartanburg County in Upstate South Carolina…
Northwestern Union County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 600 PM EDT
* At 514 PM EDT, a confirmed tornado was located 12 miles southwest
of Union, or 7 miles west of Rose Hill State Park, moving north at
SOURCE…Law enforcement 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…
Union and Buffalo around 540 PM EDT.
Jonesville around 550 PM EDT.
Pacolet and Pacolet Mills around 600 PM EDT.
Other locations impacted by this dangerous thunderstorm include Cross
Keys and Sedalia.
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.
LAT…LON 3457 8175 3457 8180 3460 8184 3460 8185
3494 8179 3493 8173 3491 8170 3491 8168
3490 8167 3490 8165 3488 8164 3488 8163
3489 8159 3488 8157 3456 8173
TIME…MOT…LOC 2114Z 193DEG 25KT 3459 8179