Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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WWUS53 KGRR 201913
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
313 PM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

MIC081-117-201930-
/O.CON.KGRR.TO.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160820T1930Z/
KENT MI-MONTCALM MI-
313 PM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM EDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN KENT AND SOUTHWESTERN MONTCALM COUNTIES...

AT 313 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO
WAS LOCATED NEAR ROCKFORD...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...
  GREENVILLE AROUND 330 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE
GRATTAN.

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 4333 8541 4313 8515 4312 8518 4312 8531
      4306 8531 4308 8545 4312 8559
TIME...MOT...LOC 1913Z 225DEG 28KT 4310 8548

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

$$

WEBB



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