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Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Miami FL
449 PM EDT Sun Sep 1 2019

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  South central Collier County in southwestern Florida...

* Until 515 PM EDT.

* At 448 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located near Carnestown, or 7 miles northwest of Everglades
  City, moving southwest at 15 mph.


  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.

* Locations impacted include...
  Carnestown, Copeland, Fakahatchee Strand State Preserve, Port Of
  The Island and Cape Romano Aquatic Preserve.


TAKE COVER NOW! Move to 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.

To report severe weather contact your nearest law enforcement agency.
They will send your report to the National Weather Service office in
Miami. You can also share your report with NWS Miami on Facebook and


LAT...LON 2606 8145 2594 8131 2581 8148 2589 8163
TIME...MOT...LOC 2048Z 041DEG 15KT 2595 8145


This article was written by Melvin Vigo~ Melvin Vigo is Beasley Media Group's Fort Myers Digital Program Director. He's a sucker for ice cream and a good Netflix show. When he's not working, he's probably napping, watching endless Tik Tok videos or at the dog beach. Because why not? You can connect with Melvin on Instagram @mr.hernanlugo