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Albion Department of Public Safety
Tuesday August 7th, 2018 :: 11:18 p.m. EDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 12:15AM Wednesday

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Calhoun County in south central Michigan...

* Until 1215 AM EDT.

* At 1116 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Climax, or 14 miles east of Kalamazoo, moving east at 20 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Albion... Marshall... Battle Creek... Homer... Brownlee Park... Marengo... Pine Creek... Ceresco...

* AFFECTED AREAS: CALHOUN, MI

Instructions:

Remain alert for a possible tornado! Tornadoes can develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. If you spot a tornado go at once into the basement or small central room in a sturdy structure. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

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Address/Location
Albion Department of Public Safety
112 West Cass Street
Albion, MI 49224

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 517-629-3933

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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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