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Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Fairfield, Newberry, Richland by NWS
 14 days ago

Cover picture for the articleEffective: 2021-06-10 16:48:00 EDT Expires: 2021-06-10 17:15:00 EDT Urgency: Immediate Severity: Severe Certainty: Observed Instruction: For your protection seek shelter inside a sturdy building and stay away from windows. Target Area: Fairfield; Newberry; Richland The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southwestern Fairfield County in central South Carolina East central Newberry County in central South Carolina Northwestern Richland County in central South Carolina * Until 515 PM EDT. * At 447 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Newberry, moving east at 35 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. * Locations impacted include Newberry, VC Summer Nuclear Station, Blair, Newberry College, Monticello, Newberry County Airport, Jenkinsville, Pomaria, Peak, Lebanon Fire Station, Newberry County Detention Center and US- 176 and SC-34 Crossroads. This includes Interstate 26 between mile markers 68 and 82. HAIL...<.75IN WIND...60MPH