Thursday, July 1, 2010

Tornado Warning

WFUS53 KSGF 030255
TORSGF
MOC097-030400-
/O.NEW.KSGF.TO.W.0023.100603T0255Z-100603T0400Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
955 PM CDT WED JUN 2 2010

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
SOUTHWESTERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 1100 PM CDT.

* AT 951 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
TORNADO NEAR CARL JUNCTION...OR 10 MILES NORTHEAST OF GALENA...
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE AIRPORT DRIVE...ATLAS...BROOKLYN
HEIGHTS...CARL JUNCTION...CARTERVILLE...DUENWEG...DUQUESNE...
FIDELITY...IRON GATES...JOPLIN...LAKESIDE...OAKLAND PARK...
ORONOGO...WACO AND WEBB CITY.

INTERSTATE 44 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 10 AND 19 WILL ALSO BE IMPACTED BY
THIS TORNADO.

IN ADDITION TO A TORNADO...THIS STORM IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE
DAMAGING HAIL UP TO GOLF BALL SIZE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE SAFEST PLACE TO BE DURING A TORNADO IS IN A BASEMENT. GET UNDER A
WORKBENCH OR OTHER PIECE OF STURDY FURNITURE. IF NO BASEMENT IS
AVAILABLE...SEEK SHELTER ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF THE 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. IF NO SHELTER IS AVAILABLE...LIE FLAT IN THE
NEAREST DITCH OR OTHER LOW SPOT AND COVER YOUR HEAD WITH YOUR HANDS.

&&

LAT...LON 3730 9451 3706 9425 3706 9437 3706 9462
3725 9462
TIME...MOT...LOC 0255Z 330DEG 10KT 3719 9453

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