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Tornado Warning

Statement as of 3:28 PM EDT on May 24, 2017

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
western Fairfield County in central South Carolina...
east central Newberry County in central South Carolina...

* until 400 PM EDT

* at 327 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 8 miles northeast of Prosperity, or 12 miles east of
Newberry. This was the mile-marker 82 area of Interstate 26.
Movement was northeast at 40 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
western Fairfield and east central Newberry counties, including the
following locations: Pomaria, peak and Little Mountain.

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 3426 8109 3423 8128 3424 8130 3424 8132
      3421 8134 3419 8147 3423 8151 3450 8130
time... Mot... loc 1927z 231deg 37kt 3426 8140

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



328 PM EDT Wed may 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
western Fairfield County in central South Carolina...
east central Newberry County in central South Carolina...

* until 400 PM EDT

* at 327 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 8 miles northeast of Prosperity, or 12 miles east of
Newberry. This was the mile-marker 82 area of Interstate 26.
Movement was northeast at 40 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
western Fairfield and east central Newberry counties, including the
following locations: Pomaria, peak and Little Mountain.

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 3426 8109 3423 8128 3424 8130 3424 8132
      3421 8134 3419 8147 3423 8151 3450 8130
time... Mot... loc 1927z 231deg 37kt 3426 8140

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




Tornado Watch

Statement as of 3:24 PM EDT on May 24, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


Tornado Watch 262 remains in effect until 600 PM EDT for the
following locations

SC
. South Carolina counties included are

Abbeville Anderson Cherokee
Chester Fairfield Greenville
Greenwood Lancaster Laurens
McCormick Newberry Oconee
Pickens Spartanburg Union
York


Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 3:14 PM EDT on May 24, 2017

Expires 4:15 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
southwestern Fairfield County in central South Carolina...
southeastern Newberry County in central South Carolina...
northwestern Lexington County in central South Carolina...
eastern Saluda County in central South Carolina...
northwestern Richland County in central South Carolina...

* until 415 PM EDT

* at 314 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles east of
Saluda, or 9 miles northwest of Batesburg, moving northeast at 35
mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Irmo, Batesburg-Leesville, Saluda, Prosperity, Chapin, Little
Mountain, Pomaria, Ward, Peak, Lake Murray of Richland and Seven
Oaks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 600 PM EDT for central South
Carolina. A Tornado Watch also remains in effect until 600 PM EDT for
central South Carolina.

Lat... Lon 3384 8175 3410 8180 3445 8135 3411 8099
time... Mot... loc 1914z 237deg 31kt 3403 8161

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:13 AM EDT on May 24, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Georgia and central South Carolina,
including the following areas, in east central Georgia, Burke,
Columbia, Lincoln, McDuffie, and Richmond. In central South
Carolina, Aiken, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Chesterfield,
Clarendon, Edgefield, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lee,
Lexington, McCormick, Newberry, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda,
and Sumter.

* Through this evening

* abundant moisture combined with an upper-level system and
stalled frontal boundary across the region will result in
numerous showers and thunderstorms through this evening. Heavy
rain will be possible at times across the watch area. Rainfall
amounts up to 2 inches with locally higher amounts are possible.


* Flooding may occur in low lying and flood prone locations and
especially in some urban areas. In addition, creeks, streams
and rivers may overflow their banks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:13 AM EDT on May 24, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Georgia and central South Carolina,
including the following areas, in east central Georgia, Burke,
Columbia, Lincoln, McDuffie, and Richmond. In central South
Carolina, Aiken, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Chesterfield,
Clarendon, Edgefield, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lee,
Lexington, McCormick, Newberry, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda,
and Sumter.

* Through this evening

* abundant moisture combined with an upper-level system and
stalled frontal boundary across the region will result in
numerous showers and thunderstorms through this evening. Heavy
rain will be possible at times across the watch area. Rainfall
amounts up to 2 inches with locally higher amounts are possible.


* Flooding may occur in low lying and flood prone locations and
especially in some urban areas. In addition, creeks, streams
and rivers may overflow their banks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





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Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Fire Weather Warning
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Tornado Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Special Statement , Record Report
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
Maine - Public Information Statement
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory
Massachusetts - Wind Advisory
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Montana - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Nebraska - Flood Warning
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
New York - Lakeshore Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Tornado Warning , Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Vermont - Wind Advisory
Virginia - Tornado Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Washington - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
West Virginia - Flash Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch

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