Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WFUS53 KPAH 272123
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ILC127-151-272200-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Paducah KY
423 PM CDT SAT MAY 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Central Massac County in southern Illinois...
  Southern Pope County in southern Illinois...

* Until 500 PM CDT

* At 423 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located over New Columbia, or 9 miles north of Metropolis,
  moving southeast at 55 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
  central Massac and southern Pope Counties.

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 3723 8878 3734 8877 3734 8849 3728 8851
      3726 8851 3722 8847 3721 8845 3710 8845
TIME...MOT...LOC 2123Z 298DEG 49KT 3729 8874

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

$$

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