Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
1019 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

FLC009-230330-
/O.CON.KMLB.TO.W.0009.000000T0000Z-170123T0330Z/
Brevard FL-
1019 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM EST FOR EAST
CENTRAL BREVARD COUNTY...

At 1018 PM EST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located very near Melbourne and Suntree, moving northeast at 55
mph.

HAZARD...Tornado and quarter size hail.

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...
  Patrick Air Force Base and Suntree around 1020 PM EST.
  Cocoa Beach around 1030 PM EST.

Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include
Melbourne Airport.

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.

Motorists should not take shelter under highway overpasses. If you
cannot safely drive away from the tornado, as a last resort, either
park your vehicle and stay put, or abandon your vehicle and lie down
in a low lying area and protect yourself from flying debris.

Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not
wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!

&&

LAT...LON 2808 8076 2822 8078 2834 8057 2830 8057
      2810 8054
TIME...MOT...LOC 0318Z 237DEG 49KT 2819 8071

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...1.00IN

$$

dws


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