Tornado warning north-northwest of Charlotte

Tornado warning north-northwest of Charlotte.

This one was detected by radar. The storm is not moving much, with a little luck it will strangle itself with its own downdraft.

Here is the warning from NOAA–NWS

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WFUS52 KGSP 061733
TORGSP
NCC035-109-061815-
/O.NEW.KGSP.TO.W.0036.080706T1733Z-080706T1815Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
133 PM EDT SUN JUL 6 2008

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA
  CATAWBA COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA

* UNTIL 215 PM EDT

* AT 132 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO 7 MILES
  NORTHWEST OF LINCOLNTON...OR ABOUT 3 MILES EAST OF VALE...MOVING
  NORTHEAST AT 9 MPH.

* THE TORNADO EXPECTED TO BE NEAR...
  MAIDEN AND NEWTON AROUND 215 PM EDT...

MOBILE HOMES AND VEHICLES SHOULD BE ABANDONED 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.

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 3579 8115 3556 8098 3541 8138 3557 8150
TIME...MOT...LOC 1733Z 239DEG 8KT 3554 8135

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DICARLO


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