Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
602 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN COLUMBIA HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  CHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTH CAROLINA...
  YORK COUNTY IN SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 602 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO NEAR LOWRYS...OR
  6 MILES NORTH OF CHESTER...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

* THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR...
  RICHBURG BY 615 PM EDT...
  CATAWBA AND 7 MILES NORTH OF FORT LAWN BY 620 PM EDT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE SAFEST PLACE TO BE DURING A TORNADO IS IN A BASEMENT. GET UNDER A
WORKBENCH OR OTHER PIECE OF STURDY FURNITURE. IF NO BASEMENT IS
AVAILABLE...SEEK SHELTER ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF THE BUILDING IN AN
INTERIOR HALLWAY OR ROOM SUCH AS A CLOSET. USE BLANKETS OR PILLOWS TO
COVER YOUR BODY AND ALWAYS STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

IF IN MOBILE HOMES OR VEHICLES...EVACUATE THEM AND GET INSIDE A
SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER. IF NO SHELTER IS AVAILABLE...LIE FLAT IN THE
NEAREST DITCH OR OTHER LOW SPOT AND COVER YOUR HEAD WITH YOUR HANDS.

&&

LAT...LON 3471 8130 3486 8126 3490 8087 3484 8086
      3481 8089 3477 8086 3474 8087 3470 8086
TIME...MOT...LOC 2202Z 267DEG 38KT 3479 8116

$$

AWP





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