Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
223 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT

* AT 223 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  WATERSPOUT 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE...OR NEAR
  DOWNTOWN SAINT PETERSBURG...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

* THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR...
  MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE AND SOUTH TAMPA BY 230 PM EDT...
  DAVIS ISLANDS...PETER O KNIGHT AIRPORT AND SOHO BY 235 PM EDT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...AS WATERSPOUTS MOVE ASHORE THEY BECOME TORNADOES AND
SHOULD BE CONSIDERED EXTREMELY DANGEROUS.

THE SAFEST PLACE TO BE DURING A TORNADO IS ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING IN AN INTERIOR HALLWAY OR ROOM SUCH AS A CLOSET. USE
BLANKETS OR PILLOWS TO COVER YOUR BODY AND ALWAYS STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

IF IN MOBILE HOMES OR VEHICLES...EVACUATE THEM AND GET INSIDE A
SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FRIDAY
EVENING FOR SOUTHWESTERN FLORIDA.

&&

LAT...LON 2795 8253 2793 8248 2792 8247 2792 8242
      2790 8243 2792 8247 2791 8248 2787 8248
      2784 8246 2781 8247 2782 8252 2785 8256
TIME...MOT...LOC 1823Z 212DEG 48KT 2778 8255

$$

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