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St Louis County MO Office of Emergency Management
Friday August 30th, 2019 :: 04:39 p.m. CDT

Alert

Tornado Warning until 05:15PM

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a

* Tornado Warning for... Western St. Charles County in east central Missouri... East central Franklin County in east central Missouri... Northwestern St. Louis County in east central Missouri...

* Until 515 PM CDT.

* At 437 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Wildwood, moving northeast at 20 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.

* This dangerous storm will be near... Defiance around 450 PM CDT. Wildwood, Ballwin, Ellisville, Clarkson Valley, Spirit of St. Louis Airport and Winchester around 500 PM CDT. Weldon Spring Heights around 510 PM CDT. O'Fallon, St. Peters, Chesterfield, Maryland Heights, Dardenne Prairie, Town and Country, Weldon Spring, Cottleville and Harvester around 515 PM CDT. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include Matson. This also includes Babler Memorial State Park and First Missouri State Capitol Historic Site. This includes the following highways... Interstate 44 in Missouri between exits 257 and 265. Interstate 70 in Missouri between exits 217 and 231.

* AFFECTED AREAS: FRANKLIN, MO ... ST. CHARLES, MO ... ST. LOUIS, MO

Instructions:

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.

Address/Location
St Louis County MO Office of Emergency Management
1150 Hanna Rd
Ballwin, MO 63021

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1

Alert Details

Severity:
Extreme - Extraordinary 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:
Tornado Warning

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