Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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WFUS52 KCAE 212115
TORCAE
SCC075-212145-
/O.NEW.KCAE.TO.W.0004.170121T2115Z-170121T2145Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Columbia SC
415 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Central Orangeburg County in central South Carolina...

* Until 445 PM EST

* At 415 PM EST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located 7 miles north of Bamberg, moving east at 25 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...
  Orangeburg around 440 PM EST.
  Brookdale around 445 PM EST.

Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include Cope,
Wilkinson Heights, Cordova, Edisto and Rowesville.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3337 8106 3344 8108 3352 8079 3338 8075
TIME...MOT...LOC 2115Z 259DEG 22KT 3341 8104

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...<.75IN

$$

CJR



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