Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
438 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN CLEARFIELD COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 530 PM EDT

* AT 436 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS AROUND 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS
  LOCATED NEAR SYKESVILLE...AND MOVING EAST AT 10 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CLEARFIELD...CURWENSVILLE...HYDE...PLYMPTONVILLE...ROCKTON...
  MAHAFFEY...GRAMPIAN...TROUTVILLE AND LUMBER CITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DOPPLER RADAR HAS INDICATED ROTATION WITHIN THIS STORM. ALTHOUGH A
TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED... ACT QUICKLY
AND MOVE TO A PLACE OF SAFETY IN A STURDY STRUCTURE... SUCH AS A
BASEMENT OR SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

THIS STORM MAY HAVE PRODUCED A BRIEF TORNADO IN JEFFERSON COUNTY.

THE THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE DAMAGE. PEOPLE
OUTSIDE SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...PREFERABLY INSIDE A STRONG
BUILDING.

THIS IS A SUPERCELL THUNDERSTORM. SUPERCELL STORMS ARE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING ALL TYPES OF SEVERE WEATHER...INCLUDING EXTREMELY LARGE
HAIL...DESTRUCTIVE STRAIGHT LINE WINDS...AND POSSIBLY TORNADOES. MOVE
QUICKLY TO A SAFE SHELTER...PREFERABLY INTO A BASEMENT...OR AN
INTERIOR ROOM SUCH AS A BATHROOM OR CLOSET.

&&

LAT...LON 4110 7880 4104 7844 4078 7856 4088 7881
TIME...MOT...LOC 2036Z 289DEG 10KT 4100 7884

$$

GRUMM


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