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3 storms early could bring damaging wind, flooding rain, and a possible isolated tornado. rain will taper off in the afternoon, with highs reaching the low 60s. a strong wind remains in place, with possible trees down and power problems. tonight becomes clear and cold with lows in the 30s. 3 ((wrap up))
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pit 3 crew traffic center. 3 we're watching: accident in gaffney inside lanesi-85 south &; north @ 102 mmn church st @ whitney rd blockedhanging rock rd @ old furnace rdw. washington st @ bramlett rd rdhere's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3 3 3 the same storm system we're watching this morning has **killed at least three people in lousiana and mississippi. mississippi.this is a look from central lousiana ... two people died there... and seven others were critically hurt when severe weather hit an r-v park.in mississippi, one person was killed near hattiesburgit's estimated at
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3 and as this storm heads east...here in south carolina...the tornado threat is shutting down schools- school districts in horry and georgetown counties, along the coast... will be closed as a precaution today. 3 3 as nicole mentioned -- we're seeing that system coming toward us.we're monitoring from the field. field.fox carolina's ashley county. 3 - this one area we know gets hit when flash flooding moves in- that's a concern through this evening: watch is under effect until 6pm tonight tonight- so far we haven't seen too many issues on roads- debris here on the road at .... - saturated ground: power problems and downed trees 3 - will be a concern all day until rain moves out
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3 you can get weather updates any time on your mobile device... by getting our free fox carolina weather app.it will let you know of any watches or warnings in your area.just text carolina weather to the number on your
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3 (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "of course, if you listen to the pundits, we weren't expected to win too much and now we're winning, winning, winning the country. and soon the country is going to start winning, winning, winning." winning."3 new from overnight.. trump takes nevada.the billionaire businessman finshed way ahead of his rivals in the republican caucuses... with nearly 46 percent of the votes. he wins another 12 delegates.. giving him a total of 79. 3 marco rubio took second place with nearly 24 percent.. followed by ted cruz.john kasich and ben carson finished in the single digits.the candidates will meet tomorrow for a debate in houston.that will be followed by "super tuesday"... when voters in 11 states weigh in on the race. 3 south carolina's democratic primary is now just three days away, and the candidates are spending some quality time in the palmetto state. state.last night.. cnn hosted another town hall event in columbia.hillary clinton and
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separately and spoke on a number of issues, including closing guantanamo bay.. and fighting racism. 3 (hillary clinton/(d) presidential candidate) "we have serious challenges and i think it is important for people, and particularly for white people to be honest about thoseotherwise, we are never going to be the nation we should be, we are never going to overcome our legacy." 3 and clinton's rival, bernie sanders, blasted members of the republican party.. saying their opposition to president obama is rooted in racism. 3 (sen. bernie sanders/(d) presidential candidate) candidate)"literally it turns out on the day that obama was inaugurated, republicans came together and said 'what're we going to do?' and what they concluded is we're going to obstruct obstruct obstruct obstruct"this is on top of this birther issue which we heard from donald trump and others. a racist effort to try to de-legitimize the president of the united states. can you
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that?3 south carolina's primary is on saturday.the latest cnn/ orc poll shows clinton with a big lead-- 56 to 38 percent support. 3 the candidates have more campaign stops today.bernie sanders will hold a news conference in columbia this morning to talk about plans to help south carolina's working families.hillary clinton will attend a luncheon in columbia.. followed by a forum in sumter.and doctor willie wilson will be in greenville to meet voters at the phillis wheatley center .. tonight at 7:30. 3 3 covering our counties--a 22 year old charged in the death of a pickens county mother is staying behind bars. bars.on tuesday, the sheriff announced the arrest of kasey waldrop.he's charged with murder and several other counts related to the death of farah kahn. kahn.kahn's body was found sunday on a boat ramp at saluda lake.she'd been shot in the head. 3 the next day... investigators found kahn's vehicle in greenville county.the car had been spray painted, and the murder weapon was inside.they arrested waldrop a short time later.deputies say he and the victim knew each other, but a
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for khan is set for friday.she leaves behind four kids.if you'd like to help with expenses, you can find a link to the family's go fund me on fox carolina dot com. 3 the director of hollywild is asking for your thoughts about running the spartanburg county park. park.you're invited to share your thoughts with hollywild leaders this morning at the spartanburg area chamber of commerce.director "kim atchley" says the future of the park depends on public input since it doesn't get any government funding.the forum starts at 830, its is free but seating is limited. 3 now for weather and traffic every 10 minutes. minutes. 3 storms early could bring damaging wind, flooding rain, and a possible isolated tornado. rain will taper off in the afternoon, with highs reaching the low 60s. a strong wind remains in place, with possible trees down and power problems. tonight becomes clear and cold with lows in the 30s.
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3 we're watching: accident in gaffney inside lanesi-85 south &; north @ 102 mmn church st @ whitney rd blockedhanging rock rd @ old furnace rdw. washington st @ bramlett rd rdhere's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3 good morning, joe-- joe-- 3 an upstate college dance team makes their debut tonight. we're live in spartanburg with a preview.
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upstate-- 3 you're watching the morning
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ins in effect until 845 am est for northwestern oconee county... at 817 am est...doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capableof producing a tornado. this dangerous storm was located 8
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miles southeast of tallulah gorge statepark...moving northeast at 55 mph.locations impacted include... walhalla...oconee state park...long creek and mountain rest.precautionary/pr eparedness actions...a strong tornado is likely developing. abandon mobile homes. seek immediate shelter in an interior room on the lowest level of a houseor office
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and walls between you andthe outside as possible.3 ...a tornado warning remains in effect until 845 am est for northwestern oconee county... at 817 am est...doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capableof producing a tornado. this dangerous storm was located 8 milesnorth of toccoa...or 6
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gorge statepark...moving northeast at 55 mph.locations impacted include... walhalla...oconee state park...long creek and mountain rest.precautionary/pr eparedness actions...a strong tornado is likely developing. abandon mobile homes. seek immediate shelter in an interior room on the lowest level of a houseor office
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and walls between you andthe outside as possible....a tornado warning remains in effect until 845 am est for northwestern oconee county... at 817 am est...doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstormrmcapableof producing a tornado. this dangerous storm was located 8 milesnorth of toccoa...or 6 miles southeast of tallulah
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northeast at 55 mph.locations impacted include... walhalla...oconee state park...long creek and mountain rest.precautionary/pr eparedness actions...a strong tornado is likely developing. abandon mobile homes. seek immediate shelter in an interior room on the lowest level of a houseor office building. place as many floors
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outside as possible....a tornado warning remains in effect until 845 am est for northwestern oconee county... at 817 am est...doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capableof producing a tornado. this dangerous storm was located 8 milesnorth of toccoa...or 6 miles southeast of tallulah
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northeast at 55 mph.locations impacted include... walhalla...oconee state park...long creek and mountain rest.precautionary/pr eparedness actions...a strong tornado is likely developing. abandon mobile homes. seek immediate shelter in an interior room on the lowest level of a houseor office building. place as many floors and walls between you andthe
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tornado warning remains in effect until 845 am est for northwestern oconee county... at 817 am est...doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capableof producing a tornado. this dangerous storm was located 8
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miles southeast 3 of tallulah gorge state3 park...moving northeast at 55 mph.locations impacted include...walhalla...oconee state park...long creek and mountain rest.precautionary/pr eparedness actions...a strong tornado is likely developing. abandon mobile homes. seek immediate shelter in an
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level of a houseor office 3 building. place as many floors and walls between you andthe outside as possible.tornado warning has been issued for oconee county until 8:45 a.ma
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of rain, heavy wind and 3 thunderstorms early wednesday. damaging wind 3 gusts and a brief tornado can't be ruled out but the widespread severe threat has lessened a bit as the largest line of storms has moved south and east of the area. smaller lines of storms are still pushing in from georgia and alabama that will bring heavy
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area, adding to the flood threat across the carolinas.3 tornado warning has been issued for oconee 3 county until 8:45 a.ma cold front is bringing a line of
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thunderstorms early wednesday. 3 damaging wind gusts and a brief tornado can't be ruled out but the widespread severe threat has lessened a bit as the largest line of storms has moved south and east of the area. smaller lines of storms are still pushing in from georgia and alabama that will bring heavy downpours at times in o o area, adding to the
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carolinas.3 tornado warning has been issued for oconee county until 8:45 a.ma cold front is bringing a line of rain, heavy wind and thunderstorms early wednesday. damaging wind gusts and a brief tornado can't be ruled out but the widespread severe threat has lessened a bit as the largest line of storms has moved south and
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lines of storms are still pushing in from georgia and alabama that will bring heavy downpours at times in our area, adding to the flood threat across the carolinas. tornado warning has been issued for oconee county until 8:45 a.ma cold front is bringing a line of rain, heavy wind and thunderstorms early
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and a brief tornado can't be ruled out but the widespread severe threat has lessened a bit as the largest line of storms has moved south and east of the area. smaller lines of storms are still pushing in from georgia and alabama that will bring heavy downpours at times in our area, adding to the flood threat across the carolinas.
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every 3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes. minutes. 3 storms early could bring damaging wind, flooding rain, and a possible isolated tornado. rain will taper off in the afternoon, with highs reaching the 3 3 ...a tornado warning remains in effect until 845 am est for northwestern oconee county... at 817 am est...doppler radar indicated a severe
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producing a tornado. this dangerous storm was located 8 milesnorth of toccoa...or 6 miles southeast of tallulah gorge statepark...moving northeast at 55 mph.locations impacted include... walhalla...oconee state park...long creek and mountain
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eparedness actions...a strong tornado is likely developing. abandon mobile homes. seek immediate shelter in an interior room on the lowest level of a houseor office building. place as many floors and walls between you andthe
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in effect until 845 am est for northwestern oconee county... at 817 am est...doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capableof producing a tornado. this dangerous storm was located 8 milesnorth of toccoa...or 6 miles southeast of tallulah
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northeast at 55 mph.locations impacted include... walhalla...oconee state park...long creek and mountain rest.precautionary/pr eparedness actions...a strong tornado is likely developing. abandon mobile homes. seek immediate shelter in an interior room on the lowest level of a houseor office
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and 3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina.you are looking live over greenville 3 3 new from overnight--another victory for donald trump republican voters in nevada handed him a huge win in tuesday's caucuses... trump
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votes... compared to 24 percent for second place finisher marco rubio.during his victory speech.. trump bragged that he'd won voters of all sorts. 3 3 3 we won the evangelicals. we won with young, we won with old, we won with highly educated, we won with poorly educated, i love the poorly educated." educated."trump also says he's number one with hispanic voters.entrance polls showed 44 percent of latino caucus- goers planned to back trump. 3 here's a look at the rest of the field....just like south carolina.. marco rubio edged out ted cruz for second place. john kasich and ben carson both finished in the single digits.tomorrow night, the republican candidates will meet up in houston for a debate, which will air in english on cnn.. and in spanish on telemundo. 3 and after taking part in a cnn town hall down in columbia.. the democratic candidates are staying in south carolina today. today.bernie sanders will hold a news conference in columbia this morning to talk about plans to help south carolina's
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clinton will attend a luncheon in columbia.. followed by a forum in sumter.and doctor willie wilson will be in greenville to meet voters at the phillis wheatley center .. tonight at 7:30.south is this saturday. 3 3 covering our counties--the highway patrol is investigating a hit and run anderson county. county.troopers say around 11:00 tuesday morning.. a tow truck driver stopped to help someone on highway 24.we're told they were in the median... when another car crashed into them.the tow truck driver and the man he was helping were both hit, and are now recovering. recovering.troopers say they're looking for a 2000 to 2006 burgundy toyota corolla similar to this one.the driver's side mirror was knocked off.if you know anything about this crash.. call highway patrol. 3 and greer police have a better description of a car that might be connected to a shooting.a man was shot monday afternoon outside oakland place apartments.police say the two suspects may be driving a gold suv with a south carolina tag.if you know anything about this.. call
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3 there's a friendly competition happening this morning between some local heroes.. to see who can save the most lives. lives.it's the battle of the badges blood drive.. in asheville. asheville.members of the asheville fire and police departments.. buncombe county sheriff's office... ems and the highway patrol are competing to see who can get the most donations.the blood drive is at first baptist church on oak street, from 8 until 5:00. 3 storms early could bring damaging wind, flooding rain, and a possible isolated tornado. rain will taper off in the afternoon, with highs reaching the low 60s. a strong wind remains in place, with possible trees down and power problems. tonight becomes
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3 let's get one last look at traffic. 3 we're watching:blacksburg accident clearinginside lane i-85 north@102 mm mmhere's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3
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morning 3 news on fox carolina.don't forget to join diana, cody and
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>> wendy: why your diet may be putting you at risk for cancer. >> it absolutely amazes me that medical science is just now finding this out. >> wendy: the good news: you can win the fight. plus...celebrating the anniversary of the event that changed the world. lou engel carries on the legacy of azuza street on today's "700 club." >> pat: well, welcome to "the 700 club." it took place in new hampshire, and then it
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and last nat it was night it was nevada. another huge victory for the donald. and once again, the real fight was for second place, between marco rubio and ted cruz. >> wendy: now the republicans are turning their attention towards the huge super tuesday primaries in the south next week. while trump will be looking to add to his lead. caitlin burke has the story. >> reporter: donald trump is on a winning streak, today celebrating a massive win in nevada, keeping the strong momentum for his campaign. >> we love nevada! we love nevada! >> reporter: the easy victory, coming om a combination of love for trump and anger at the republican establishment and the white house. >> of course, if you listen to the pundits, we weren't expecting to win too much, and now we're winning, winning, winning the country. >> reporter: the win sets trump far ahead of his opponents. he claimed nearly 46% of

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