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WFUS51 KPBZ 172340
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PAC053-121-180015-
/O.NEW.KPBZ.TO.W.0010.160917T2340Z-160918T0015Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
740 PM EDT SAT SEP 17 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL VENANGO COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...
  WEST CENTRAL FOREST COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT..

* AT 740 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
  TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR FRANKLIN...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

  HAZARD...TORNADO.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.

  IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
           SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.
           DAMAGE TO ROOFS...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE
           DAMAGE IS LIKELY.

* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...
  FRANKLIN AROUND 750 PM EDT.
  OIL CITY AROUND 805 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE
WOODLAND HEIGHTS...ROUSEVILLE...POLK...KENNERDELL...SENECA...
CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP...HASSON HEIGHTS AND OIL CREEK STATE PARK.

PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER BY CALLING 4 1 2...2 6 2...1 9 8 8...
POSTING TO THE NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER
@NWSPITTSBURGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS...IN
A MOBILE HOME...OR IN A VEHICLE...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL
SHELTER AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

&&

LAT...LON 4155 7960 4139 7946 4138 7948 4134 7948
      4134 7954 4133 7954 4132 7958 4132 7960
      4131 7961 4125 7992 4136 7999
TIME...MOT...LOC 2340Z 241DEG 28KT 4132 7990

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...<.75IN

$$



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