(Courtesy of the San Diego National Weather Service)
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
The following states are no longer under the SWW issued for a Wind Advisory:
-All of the South, except Arkansas
A SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS:
-WEST WEST VIRGINIA
AT 4:11PM, THESE AREAS WERE UNDER A MODERATE RISK OF SEVERE WEATHER
TORNADOES, HAIL, DAMAGING WINDS, DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS.
MAKE MOVES NOW TO PREPARE FOR THESE STORMS.
THIS WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 11:59PM CDT.
A Special Weather Watch (SWW) Has been issued for the following areas:
-Northern 2/3 of Alabama
-Extreme North South Carolina
-West half of North Carolina
-East half of West Virginia
-North half of Michigan
At 4:06pm, these areas were under a SLIGHT RISK of severe weather outlooked by the Storm Prediction Center (SPC.)
People should make moves now to prepare for hail, damaging winds, cloud to ground lightning, and heavy rain all possibilities.
This watch will expire at 11:59pm CDT.
A SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS:
-EXTREME NORTH GEORGIA
-EXTREME WEST NORTH CAROLINA
-EASTERN HALF OF TENNESSEE
-WEST VIRGINIA (the actual state)
At 3:56pm, TORNADO WATCHES were in effect across these areas.
People in these areas are to prepare to take shelter NOW.
Move outdoor objects indoors.
Tornadoes have occurred with this cold front.
This warning will expire at 11:59pm.
Note: For Indiana residents, this does NOT replace the SIGNIFICANT WEATHER EMERGENCY issued earlier today.
A Special Weather Warning (SWW) is in effect for the following areas
At 7:25am, a dangerous squall line was moving east in association with a cold front associated with a very intense low pressure system.
People in these areas are to prepare for severe storms now.
This warning will expire at 12:00pm.
A SIGNIFICANT WEATHER EMERGENCY IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS:
AT 6:17AM, THESE AREAS WERE IN A HIGH RISK OF SEVERE WEATHER.
THIS IS DUE TO A COLD FRONT PASSING THROUGH WITH VERY SEVERE STORMS.
PEOPLE ARE TO MAKE PREPARATIONS ASAP FOR LARGE, VIOLENT TORNADOES, EXTREMELY HIGH AND DAMAGING WINDS, VERY LARGE HAIL, EXTREMELY DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
WINDS WILL BE VERY STRONG. DO NOT TAKE ANY CHANCES WITH THIS STORM.
TAKE SHELTER WHEN SIRENS SOUND.
THIS EMERGENCY WEATHER BULLETIN WILL EXPIRE AT 11:59PM CDT.