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WFUS51 KPBZ 232320

Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
720 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Southeastern Monongalia County in northern West Virginia...
  Central Preston County in northeastern West Virginia...
  Eastern Marion County in northern West Virginia...

* Until 800 PM EDT..

* At 720 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located over Monongah, or near Fairmont, moving east at 60 mph.


  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...
  Fairmont around 725 PM EDT.
  Winfield around 730 PM EDT.
  Brookhaven around 740 PM EDT.
  Kingwood around 750 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include
Rivesville, Valley Point, Booth, Everettville, Laurel Run,
Brandonville, Grant Town, Albright, Baxter and Reedsville.

This includes the following highways...
  Interstate 68 in West Virginia between mile markers 1 and 6, and
  between mile markers 16 and 25.

  Interstate 79 in West Virginia between mile markers 130 and 151.

Please report severe weather by calling 412-262-1988, posting to
the NWS Pittsburgh Facebook page, or using Twitter @NWSPITTSBURGH.


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 3943 8027 3944 8030 3956 8027 3969 7961
      3943 7952 3941 7989 3943 7989 3945 7994
      3942 8001 3941 8002 3940 8010 3941 8011
      3940 8013 3940 8020
TIME...MOT...LOC 2320Z 254DEG 52KT 3946 8023



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