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Marion County OH Sheriff's Office
Tuesday August 20th, 2019 :: 04:59 p.m. EDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 05:30PM

The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southern Richland County in north central Ohio... Eastern Morrow County in north central Ohio... Central Knox County in north central Ohio...

* Until 530 PM EDT.

* At 454 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Chesterville, or near Mount Gilead, moving northeast at 20 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Minor damage to vehicles is possible. Expect damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include... Mount Vernon, Mount Gilead, Ontario, Lexington, Fredericktown, Cardington, Bellville, Chesterville, Sparta, Waterford, Butler, Fulton, North Liberty and Shauck.

* AFFECTED AREAS: KNOX, OH ... RICHLAND, OH ... MORROW, OH

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

Address/Location
Marion County OH Sheriff's Office
889 Marion-Williamsport Rd E
Marion, OH 43302

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 740-382-8244

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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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