391  
WFUS52 KCHS 110315  
TORCHS  
SCC013-053-110345-  
/O.NEW.KCHS.TO.W.0005.181011T0315Z-181011T0345Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC  
1115 PM EDT WED OCT 10 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...  
BEAUFORT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 1114 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A  
TORNADO WAS LOCATED OVER HILTON HEAD ISLAND, MOVING NORTH AT 50  
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, BEAUFORT, PORT ROYAL, CLARENDON,  
COOSAWHATCHIE, GARDENS CORNER AND LEMON ISLAND.  
 
THIS WARNING INCLUDES I-95 IN SOUTH CAROLINA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 27  
AND 32.  
 
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 3208 8087 3261 8096 3262 8066 3260 8065  
3259 8063 3217 8066 3212 8072 3208 8081  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0314Z 176DEG 44KT 3217 8077  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...0.00IN  
 

 
 
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