Tornado Warning for Portage County OH and 2 More

CLEVELAND, OH (526 PM EDT Sun Apr 14 2019) — The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a Tornado Warning for Portage County in northeastern Ohio North central Stark County in northeastern Ohio Southeastern Summit County in northeastern Ohio until 600 PM EDT. At 526 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Green, or 8 miles southeast of Akron, moving northeast at 55 mph. HAZARD: Tornado and quarter size hail. SOURCE: Radar indicated rotation. 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 . Ravenna, Kent, Green, Tallmadge, Streetsboro, Mogadore, Hartville, Garrettsville, Mantua, Stow, Brimfield, Randolph, Munroe Falls, Lakemore, Atwater, Edinburg, Windham, Hiram and Deerfield. TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or 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. This cluster of thunderstorms is capable of producing tornadoes and widespread significant wind damage. Do not wait to see or hear the tornado. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

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