Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL
WFUS52 KMLB 230307
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
1007 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017
The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Southern Brevard County in Florida...
* Until 1030 PM EST
* At 1007 PM EST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
tornado was located near Camp Holly Fish Camp, moving northeast at
HAZARD...Tornado and quarter size hail.
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...
Melbourne, Suntree and Viera around 1020 PM EST.
Cocoa Beach and Patrick Air Force Base around 1030 PM EST.
Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include
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.
Motorists should not take shelter under highway overpasses. If you
cannot safely drive away from the tornado, as a last resort, either
park your vehicle and stay put, or abandon your vehicle and lie down
in a low lying area and protect yourself from flying debris.
Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not
wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!
LAT...LON 2806 8054 2803 8087 2818 8086 2834 8057
TIME...MOT...LOC 0307Z 237DEG 49KT 2811 8085