Tornado Warning for Sussex County DE

MOUNT HOLLY, NJ (331 AM EDT MON APR 15 2019) — The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a Tornado Warning for Central Sussex County in southern Delaware until 400 AM EDT. At 331 AM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Sharptown, or 11 miles southeast of Hurlock, moving northeast at 50 mph. HAZARD: Tornado. 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 Georgetown, Milford, Seaford, Laurel, Lewes, Milton, Bridgeville, Ellendale, Sycamore, Blades and Bethel. 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. Heavy rainfall may hide this tornado. Do not wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW! Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW! To report severe weather contact your nearest law enforcement agency. They will send your report to the National Weather Service office in Mount Holly NJ.

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