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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 485
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
140 PM EDT Mon Sep 11 2017
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
Southeast South Carolina
* Effective this Monday afternoon and evening from 140 PM until
1000 PM EDT.
* Primary threats include...
A couple tornadoes possible
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...Isolated tornadoes and/or waterspouts will remain possible
through the afternoon and early evening across the watch area as
thunderstorms over the ocean move ashore.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 60 statute miles
either side of a line from 45 miles southwest of Savannah GA to 40
miles northeast of Charleston SC. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU5).
REMEMBER...A Tornado Watch means conditions are favorable for
tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch
area. Persons in these areas should be on the lookout for
threatening weather conditions and listen for later statements
and possible warnings.
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 0.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean
storm motion vector 11050.