This is an automatic message WFUS52 KGSP 110645
BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
245 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Tornado Warning for…
East central Laurens County in Upstate South Carolina…
Southwestern Union County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 315 AM EDT.
* At 245 AM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 8 miles north of Newberry, or 7 miles south of
Whitmire, moving northwest at 45 mph.
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…
Rose Hill State Park and Buffalo around 310 AM EDT.
Other locations impacted by this dangerous thunderstorm include Cross
Keys and Sedalia.
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.
Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. 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.
LAT…LON 3463 8194 3459 8189 3460 8188 3458 8186
3468 8183 3477 8160 3448 8150 3445 8154
3448 8156 3453 8162 3453 8164 3452 8165
3446 8170 3445 8172 3441 8175
TIME…MOT…LOC 0645Z 156DEG 39KT 3440 8159