Monday, August 27, 2012

Tornado Warning For Orange County, Seminole County

MELBOURNE, Florida - The National Weather Service in Melbourne, Florida has issued a Tornado Warning for Orange County and Seminole County until 11:00 A.M:
 
TORNADO WARNING
FLC095-117-271500-
/O.NEW.KMLB.TO.W.0021.120827T1431Z-120827T1500Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1031 AM EDT MON AUG 27 2012

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN ORANGE COUNTY IN FLORIDA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...CHRISTMAS...BITHLO...
  EASTERN SEMINOLE COUNTY IN FLORIDA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...SANFORD...OVIEDO...LAKE JESSUP...
  GENEVA...

* UNTIL 1100 AM EDT.

* AT 1027 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO 7 MILES SOUTH OF
  CHRISTMAS...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 40 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  MIDWAY

TORNADOES ASSOCIATED WITH TROPICAL CYCLONES ARE OFTEN WRAPPED IN
HEAVY RAIN AND ARE HARD TO SEE OR HEAR UNTIL THEY ARE VERY CLOSE. DO
NOT GET CAUGHT OFFGUARD!

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE SAFEST PLACE TO BE DURING A TORNADO IS IN A STRONG BUILDING ON
THE LOWEST FLOOR. MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM...SUCH AS A BATHROOM OR
CLOSET AND KEEP AWAY FROM WINDOWS. GET UNDER A WORKBENCH OR OTHER
PIECE OF STURDY FURNITURE. USE BLANKETS OR PILLOWS TO COVER YOUR
BODY.


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LAT...LON 2880 8132 2880 8118 2878 8118 2879 8116
      2879 8111 2846 8089 2842 8090 2836 8106
TIME...MOT...LOC 1431Z 156DEG 36KT 2848 8101

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