308  
WFUS52 KGSP 110645  
TORGSP  
SCC059-087-110715-  
/O.NEW.KGSP.TO.W.0007.181011T0645Z-181011T0715Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
245 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
EAST CENTRAL LAURENS COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHWESTERN UNION COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 315 AM EDT.  
 
* AT 245 AM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED 8 MILES NORTH OF NEWBERRY, OR 7 MILES SOUTH OF  
WHITMIRE, MOVING NORTHWEST 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.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
ROSE HILL STATE PARK AND BUFFALO AROUND 310 AM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS DANGEROUS THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE CROSS  
KEYS AND SEDALIA.  
 
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.  
 
TORNADOES ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE AND CONFIRM AT NIGHT. DO NOT  
WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW!  
 
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 3463 8194 3459 8189 3460 8188 3458 8186  
3468 8183 3477 8160 3448 8150 3445 8154  
3448 8156 3453 8162 3453 8164 3452 8165  
3446 8170 3445 8172 3441 8175  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0645Z 156DEG 39KT 3440 8159  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...0.00IN  
 

 
 
HG  
 
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