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Northeastern Area Emergency Management
Thursday October 31st, 2019 :: 07:14 p.m. EDT

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 08:15PM

The National Weather Service in State College PA has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southwestern Schuylkill County in central Pennsylvania... Adams County in south central Pennsylvania... Southern Northumberland County in central Pennsylvania... Western York County in south central Pennsylvania... Dauphin County in south central Pennsylvania... Southeastern Franklin County in south central Pennsylvania... Eastern Juniata County in central Pennsylvania... Northeastern Perry County in south central Pennsylvania... Eastern Cumberland County in south central Pennsylvania... Western Lebanon County in south central Pennsylvania...

* Until 815 PM EDT.

* At 706 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles northwest of Millersburg to Newport to near Duncannon to Pine Grove Furnace to near Mont Alto, moving northeast at 65 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... Harrisburg, York, Carlisle, Lower Allen, Hanover, Hershey, Colonial Park, Weigelstown, Waynesboro, Progress, Mechanicsburg, Middletown, Camp Hill, Gettysburg, Shamokin, Palmyra, New Cumberland, Parkville, Linglestown and Enola. This includes the following Interstates... The Pennsylvania Turnpike from mile markers 222 to 259. Interstate 78 from mile markers 0 to 4. Interstate 81 between mile markers 42 and 102...and from mile markers 104 to 112. Interstate 83 from mile markers 21 to 50. Interstate 283 from mile markers 0 to 2.

* AFFECTED AREAS: LEBANON, PA ... YORK, PA ... ADAMS, PA ... DAUPHIN, PA ... CUMBERLAND, PA ... NORTHUMBERLAND, PA ... FRANKLIN, PA ... PERRY, PA ... SCHUYLKILL, PA ... JUNIATA, PA

Instructions:

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT for south central and central Pennsylvania. Intense thunderstorm lines can produce brief tornadoes and widespread significant wind damage. Although a tornado is not immediately likely, it is best to move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. These storms may cause serious injury and significant property damage. Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Address/Location
Northeastern Area Emergency Management
5080 North Sherman Street Extension
Mount Wolf, PA 17347

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 717-577-1844

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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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