Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Paducah KY
619 PM CST SAT FEB 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Southwestern New Madrid County in southeastern Missouri...

* Until 645 PM CST

* At 618 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located over Gideon, or 9 miles southeast of Malden, moving
  east 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.

* Locations impacted include...
  Portageville, New Madrid, Lilbourn, Hunter-Dawson State Historic
  Site, Gideon, Parma, Marston, Howardville, Risco, Tallapoosa,
  Catron and North Lilbourn.

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 3639 8997 3655 8995 3662 8996 3663 8970
      3668 8970 3672 8952 3658 8952 3658 8955
      3656 8957 3653 8957 3648 8952 3646 8952
      3643 8955 3640 8953 3639 8959 3641 8961
      3640 8967 3643 8974 3639 8975
TIME...MOT...LOC 0018Z 262DEG 29KT 3647 8988

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

$$

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