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High Springs Emergency Management
Friday April 19th, 2019 :: 11:27 a.m. EDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 12:00PM

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Gilchrist County in northern Florida... Alachua County in northern Florida... Bradford County in northern Florida... Baker County in northeastern Florida... Union County in northern Florida... Columbia County in northern Florida... Southeastern Echols County in southeastern Georgia... Southeastern Ware County in southeastern Georgia... Southeastern Clinch County in southeastern Georgia... Southern Charlton County in southeastern Georgia...

* Until noon EDT.

* At 1100 AM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles west of Stephen Foster State Park to 7 miles north of Bronson, moving northeast at 55 mph. HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include... Gainesville, Lake City, Starke, Folkston, Trenton, Lake Butler, Bell, Fargo, Raiford and Worthington Spring.

* AFFECTED AREAS: ECHOLS, GA ... BRADFORD, FL ... WARE, GA ... ALACHUA, FL ... GILCHRIST, FL ... BAKER, FL ... COLUMBIA, FL ... CHARLTON, GA ... UNION, FL ... CLINCH, GA

Instructions:

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 400 PM EDT for northern and northeastern Florida...and southeastern Georgia. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

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Address/Location
High Springs Emergency Management
205 Northwest 1st Avenue
High Springs, FL 32643

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 386-454-2056

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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