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WFUS52 KGSP 151818
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GAC105-119-147-151915-
/O.NEW.KGSP.TO.W.0006.080315T1817Z-080315T1915Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
217 PM EDT SAT MAR 15 2008

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN ELBERT COUNTY IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA
  HART COUNTY IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA
  FRANKLIN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA

* UNTIL 315 PM EDT

* AT 216 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED   
  A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WITH A HISTORY OF PRODUCING DAMAGING         
  TORNADOES 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF COMMERCE...OR ABOUT 26 MILES WEST   
  OF ROYSTON...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

* THE TORNADO EXPECTED TO BE NEAR...
  ROYSTON AND VANNA AROUND 250 PM EDT...
  NUBERG AND HARTWELL AROUND 305 PM EDT...

THIS IS A DANGEROUS SITUATION. DAMAGE HAS BEEN REPORTED WITH THIS 
TORNADO. MOBILE HOMES AND VEHICLES SHOULD BE ABANDONED IMMEDIATELY 
FOR STURDIER SHELTER. OTHERWISE...GO TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE 
LOWEST LEVEL OF YOUR HOME OR PLACE OF BUSINESS. MAKE SURE THERE ARE 
AS MANY WALLS AND FLOORS BETWEEN YOU AND THE OUTSIDE AS POSSIBLE. 
LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WIND GUSTS CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED. 

TO REPORT TORNADOES...DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE HAIL...OR FLOODING...
THROUGH OUR AUTOMATED REPORTING SYSTEM...CALL OUR TOLL FREE NUMBER...
1 8 7 7...6 3 3...6 7 7 2.

LAT...LON 3448 8331 3447 8318 3453 8311 3447 8302
      3447 8289 3410 8269 3413 8305 3417 8311
      3423 8309 3425 8312 3424 8316 3424 8334
      3432 8340 3445 8340
TIME...MOT...LOC 1817Z 266DEG 40KT 3426 8355

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LANE


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