Two tornados officially hit the CSRA region of South Carolina on Tuesday due to Fred

by jovan1984

On Tuesday, Tropical Storm Fred made his presence known.

That is when tornado warnings popped up across the Central Savannah River Area of South Carolina. There were no tornado warnings issued for any of the 14 Central Georgia and Georgia Lowcountry counties in the Aiken Area.

According to the National Weather Service, the first tornado of the day hit four miles west of Murphys Estates in Edgefield County. That tornado travelled a mile and a half.

Later on Tuesday afternoon, a second tornado hit near Orangeburg and travelled near a mile towards Brookdale.

Both twisters are rated EF-1.

There were a total of 21 tornados in Georgia and the Carolinas spawned by Fred.