871  
WFUS52 KCHS 111846  
TORCHS  
SCC015-019-035-111915-  
/O.NEW.KCHS.TO.W.0036.170911T1846Z-170911T1915Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC  
246 PM EDT MON SEP 11 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...  
CHARLESTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
BERKELEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
DORCHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 315 PM EDT  
 
* AT 246 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED OVER I-26/I-526 INTERCHANGE, MOVING NORTHWEST AT 30  
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.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CHARLESTON, NORTH CHARLESTON, SUMMERVILLE, GOOSE CREEK, HANAHAN,  
MIDDLETON PLACE, ARCHDALE AND SLANDS BRIDGE.  
 
THIS WARNING INCLUDES...  
I-26 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 199 AND 219.  
I-526 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 12 AND 25.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TORNADOES FROM TROPICAL STORMS OR HURRICANES CAN FORM AND MOVE VERY  
QUICKLY. TAKE COVER IMMEDIATELY! IF YOU WAIT UNTIL YOU HEAR A TORNADO  
IT COULD BE TOO LATE. TAKE ACTION NOW TO IMMEDIATELY PROTECT  
YOURSELF.  
 
REPORT DAMAGE DIRECTLY TO THE CHARLESTON NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT  
1-888-383-2024 WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3287 7989 3279 8002 3296 8030 3308 8012  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1846Z 134DEG 25KT 3286 8002  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...0.00IN  
 

 
 
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