Expired: Tornado Warning for Northampton County Until 7:00 PM

Written by on April 19, 2019 in Severe Weather

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED 
Tornado Warning 
National Weather Service Wakefield VA 
631 PM EDT FRI APR 19 2019 

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a 

* Tornado Warning for… 
Northampton County in northeastern North Carolina… 

* Until 700 PM EDT. 

* At 630 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms capable of producing both 
tornadoes and extensive straight line wind damage were located 
along a line extending from near Roanoke Rapids to near Scotland 
Neck, moving northeast at 60 mph. 

HAZARD…Tornado. 

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. 

* These dangerous storms will be near… 
Rich Square around 640 PM EDT. 
Woodland and Seaboard around 645 PM EDT. 

Other locations impacted by these tornadic storms include Eagletown, 
Mud Castle, Milwaukee, Potecasi, Lasker, Jackson, Bryantown, Boones 
Crossroads, Pleasant Grove and Pleasant Hill. 

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. 

Please report severe weather by calling 757-899-2415, posting to the 
NWS Wakefield Facebook page, or using Twitter @NWSWAKEFIELDVA. 

&& 

LAT…LON 3619 7733 3619 7735 3621 7739 3624 7738 
3627 7741 3632 7744 3631 7750 3631 7757 
3634 7758 3638 7755 3641 7755 3645 7763 
3648 7765 3648 7769 3655 7756 3654 7733 
3639 7715 3622 7723 3621 7729 3617 7730 
TIME…MOT…LOC 2230Z 244DEG 53KT 3641 7766 3617 7741 

TORNADO…RADAR INDICATED 
HAIL…<.75IN 

$$ 

MRD 

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