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Tornado Warning

Statement as of 1:13 PM EDT on October 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on October 23, 2017


The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
southeastern Calhoun County in central South Carolina...
west central Clarendon County in central South Carolina...
southwestern Sumter County in central South Carolina...

* until 200 PM EDT

* at 112 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located over Elloree, or 14 miles east of Brookdale, moving
north 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.

* This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
southeastern Calhoun... west central Clarendon and southwestern
Sumter counties, including the following locations: Pinewood and
Privateer.

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.


Lat... Lon 3381 8041 3363 8048 3355 8053 3356 8054
      3356 8058 3355 8061 3354 8059 3352 8060
      3353 8064 3384 8057
time... Mot... loc 1712z 195deg 26kt 3355 8058

Tornado... radar indicated
hail... <.75in


Cjr


106 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

... A Tornado Warning remains in effect until 115 PM EDT for
southeastern Calhoun and central Orangeburg counties...

at 106 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located near Elloree, or 13 miles east of Brookdale, moving
north 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.

This dangerous storm will be near...
Elloree around 110 PM EDT.

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.


Lat... Lon 3362 8063 3359 8051 3358 8051 3358 8052
      3357 8052 3346 8058 3347 8064
time... Mot... loc 1706z 195deg 26kt 3350 8060

Tornado... radar indicated
hail... <.75in


Cjr



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