This is an automatic message WFUS52 KGSP 150041
BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
841 PM EDT Sun Apr 14 2019
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Tornado Warning for…
Southeastern Transylvania County in western North Carolina…
South central Henderson County in western North Carolina…
Northwestern Greenville County in Upstate South Carolina…
Northwestern Pickens County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 915 PM EDT.
* At 841 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 11 miles northwest of Pickens, or 5 miles northeast of
Jocassee Gorges, moving northeast at 40 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…
Table Rock State Park around 850 PM EDT.
Caesars Head State Park and Dupont State Forest around 900 PM EDT.
Jones Gap State Park and Pleasant Ridge State Park around 910 PM
Other locations impacted by this dangerous thunderstorm include
Sunset, Pumpkintown, Little River In Transylvania County, Connestee
and Crab Creek.
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 3532 8258 3509 8239 3489 8283 3501 8293
3501 8291 3502 8292 3503 8292 3505 8290
TIME…MOT…LOC 0041Z 237DEG 35KT 3502 8281
HAIL…<.75IN $$ HG