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Longwood Police Department
Thursday January 21st, 2010 :: 04:00 p.m. EST

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* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTH CENTRAL ORANGE COUNTY, SEMINOLE COUNTY and SOUTH CENTRAL VOLUSIA COUNTY

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
NORTH CENTRAL ORANGE COUNTY IN FLORIDA
SEMINOLE COUNTY IN FLORIDA
SOUTH CENTRAL VOLUSIA COUNTY IN FLORIDA

* UNTIL 445 PM EST.

* AT 350 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL...AND
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR
WEKIVA SPRINGS...AND MOVING QUICKLY NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...BUT ARE NOT LIMITED
LONGWOOD...ALTAMONTE SPRINGS...MAITLAND...WINTER SPRINGS...
SANFORD...ORANGE CITY...GENEVA...DELTONA...OSTEEN AND LAKE HELEN

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 58 MILES AN HOUR AND OR LARGE DESTRUCTIVE HAIL. FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE. IF THE STORM APPROACHES YOU...SEEK SHELTER IN AN ENCLOSED BUILDING ON THE LOWEST FLOOR. KEEP AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

Address/Location
Longwood Police Department
235 W Church Ave
Longwood, FL 32750

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 407-260-3410

Kimberly Zeh
Community Relations
kzeh@longwoodfl.org
407-260-3410

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