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Tropical Center

Severe Thunderstorm Warning


New Event Expired

Start Time

Wed 08/14/2019 12:49 AM EDT

End Time

Wed 08/14/2019 01:30 AM EDT



Storm Location

3 mi ESE of Fountain Inn, SC

Storm Motion

Moving ENE at 22 mph


High impact


Locations Affected

Cross Anchor, SC ∙ Fountain Inn, SC ∙ Gray Court, SC ∙ Woodruff, SC ∙ Enoree, SC ∙ Pauline, SC

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC 1249 AM EDT Wed Aug 14 2019 The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northern Laurens County in Upstate South Carolina... Southern Spartanburg County in Upstate South Carolina... Southwestern Union County in Upstate South Carolina... * Until 130 AM EDT. * At 1249 AM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 13 miles northwest of Laurens, or near Fountain Inn, moving northeast at 20 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to trees and power lines. * Locations impacted include... Woodruff, Gray Court, Cross Keys, Pauline, Cross Anchor, Sedalia, Enoree, Ora, Croft State Park and Fountain Inn. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Scattered trees and power lines will be blown down in the warned area. Seek shelter inside an interior room. This storm is producing frequent and intense lightning. Turn off electrical appliances. Do not use corded telephones. Do not take a bath or shower. 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 3454 8210 3453 8224 3459 8224 3475 8217 3489 8180 3455 8169 TIME...MOT...LOC 0449Z 246DEG 19KT 3466 8216 HAIL...0.75IN WIND...60MPH