584  
WFUS52 KCHS 110250  
TORCHS  
GAC051-SCC013-053-110315-  
/O.NEW.KCHS.TO.W.0004.181011T0250Z-181011T0315Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC  
1050 PM EDT WED OCT 10 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...  
CHATHAM COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...  
BEAUFORT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 1115 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 1049 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A  
TORNADO WAS LOCATED OVER FORT PULASKI NATIONAL MONUMENT, MOVING  
NORTH AT 45 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...  
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, BLUFFTON, WILMINGTON ISLAND, FORT PULASKI  
NATIONAL MONUMENT, BELLINGER HILL AREA, TYBEE ISLAND, HARDEEVILLE  
AND PRITCHARDVILLE.  
 
THIS WARNING INCLUDES I-95 IN SOUTH CAROLINA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 6  
AND 7.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3203 8103 3205 8102 3205 8103 3229 8109  
3233 8075 3212 8074 3207 8083 3205 8084  
3201 8081 3197 8083 3193 8099  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0249Z 178DEG 39KT 3199 8092  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...0.00IN  
 

 
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab SC Page
The Nexlab GA Page Main Text Page