Tornado Warning For Frederick County

Tornado Warning will be in affect until 8:15 PM.




The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Central Frederick County in north central Maryland...

* Until 815 PM EDT.

* At 740 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located over Frederick, moving east at 25 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

* This dangerous storm will be near...
  Walkersville, Linganore-Bartonsville and Discovery-Spring Garden
  around 750 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include
Libertytown and Mount Pleasant.


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, Sterling, Va.