Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WFUS52 KGSP 151902
TORGSP
NCC071-119-SCC091-151930-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
302 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Western Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
  Eastern Gaston County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
  Northeastern York County in Upstate South Carolina...

* Until 330 PM EDT.

* At 301 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located 10 miles southeast of Gastonia, or near Town Of Lake
  Wylie, moving northeast at 50 mph.

  HAZARD...Tornado and quarter size hail.

  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...
  Lake Wylie, Cramerton, Mcadenville, Charlotte Douglas Airport and
  Lowell around 310 PM EDT.
  Paw Creek, Southwest Charlotte, Mt Holly and Belmont around 320 PM
  EDT.
  Huntersville and Northwest Charlotte around 330 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this dangerous thunderstorm include
Crowders, Lucia and Croft.

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.

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 3499 8106 3511 8130 3541 8109 3540 8096
      3542 8095 3536 8074
TIME...MOT...LOC 1901Z 211DEG 42KT 3512 8110

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...1.00IN

$$

WJM



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