Tornado Warning For The Area

It includes parts of Frederick, Washington Counties in Md, Jefferson County, WV

Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
806 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2019

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Northeastern Washington County in north central Maryland...
  Northwestern Frederick County in north central Maryland...
  Northern Jefferson County in the Panhandle of West Virginia...

* Until 830 PM EDT.

* At 806 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located near Shepherdstown, moving northeast at 55 mph.


  SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.

  IMPACT...For those in the direct path of a tornado touchdown,
           flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
           shelter. Damage to roofs, siding, and windows may occur.
           Mobile homes may be damaged or destroyed. Tree damage is

* Locations impacted include...
  Robinwood, Boonsboro, Smithsburg, Mount Aetna, Mount Lena, San Mar,
  Wolfsville, Myersville, Cavetown, Keedysville, Sharpsburg,
  Fairplay, Chewsville and Pleasant Walk.


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.


By The National Weather Service