SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…

CAMERON, CLEARFIELD, WARREN, ELK, MCKEAN, WARREN AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES
NORTHWESTERN CAMERON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA…
NORTHWESTERN CLEARFIELD COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA…
ELK COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA…
MCKEAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA…
WESTERN POTTER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA…

* UNTIL 545 PM EDT

* AT 448 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM. THE STORM WAS NEAR DUBOIS…MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 50 MPH. THIS STORM IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING ONE INCH DIAMETER
HAIL…AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR…
BROCKPORT AND PENFIELD AROUND 500 PM EDT…
BRANDY CAMP AND FORCE AROUND 505 PM EDT…
RIDGWAY AND MEDIX RUN AROUND 510 PM EDT…
ST. MARYS AND BENEZETTE AROUND 515 PM EDT…
JOHNSONBURG AROUND 520 PM EDT…
EAST BRANCH DAM AND TRUMAN AROUND 525 PM EDT…

THIS WILL IMPACT I-80 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 97 AND 115.

THIS WILL ALSO IMPACT THE FOLLOWING MAJOR ROADS…ROUTE 6…ROUTE
119…ROUTE 219…ROUTE 322…STATE ROAD 46…STATE ROAD 59…STATE
ROAD 120…STATE ROAD 153…STATE ROAD 255…STATE ROAD 446…STATE
ROAD 449.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WARNED AREA. IF A TORNADO
IS SPOTTED…ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A PLACE OF SAFETY INSIDE A
STRONG BUILDING…SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGE. MOVE INSIDE A PERMANENT BUILDING
NOW TO BE SAFE FROM STRONG WIND GUSTS AND LARGE HAIL.


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