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Radar valid at 630 pm EDT, Oct 8th 2017

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Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
555 PM EDT SUN OCT 8 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
Eastern Caldwell County in western North Carolina...

* Until 630 PM EDT

* At 555 PM EDT, a confirmed tornado was located 5 miles south of
Lenoir, or near Hudson, moving north at 30 mph.

HAZARD...Damaging tornado.

SOURCE...Fire Department confirmed tornado.

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.

* The tornado will be near...
Lenoir and Cedar Rock around 610 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this dangerous thunderstorm include Kings
Creek and Patterson.


To repeat, a tornado is on the ground. 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.

Heavy rainfall may hide this tornado. 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 3610 8152 3610 8150 3609 8147 3609 8145
3607 8144 3607 8141 3605 8139 3604 8140
3602 8135 3600 8133 3578 8144 3579 8157
3581 8159 3612 8157 3612 8155
TIME...MOT...LOC 2155Z 192DEG 24KT 3583 8151


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