BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
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.
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.
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