Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Binghamton, NY

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Binghamton NY
759 PM EDT TUE AUG 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Central Luzerne County in northeastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 830 PM EDT

* At 758 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located over Sugar Notch, or near Wilkes-Barre, moving east at
  35 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...
  Edwardsville, Fairview Hgts and Penobscot around 805 PM EDT.
  Luzerne around 810 PM EDT.
  Wilkes-Barre, Bear Creek and Bear Creek Village around 815 PM EDT.
  Pittston around 820 PM EDT.
  Glendale around 825 PM EDT.

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 4112 7608 4125 7609 4134 7571 4116 7569
TIME...MOT...LOC 2358Z 257DEG 32KT 4120 7598

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

$$

PCF



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