TAMPA BAY AREA RUSKIN, FL (329 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2019) — The National Weather Service in Ruskin has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Northwestern Highlands County in south central Florida Hardee County in central Florida Southeastern Manatee County in west central Florida Central Charlotte County in southwestern Florida Polk County in central Florida DeSoto County in south central Florida Southeastern Sarasota County in west central Florida until 430 PM EDT. At 329 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Intercession City to 9 miles northwest of Arcadia to 34 miles west of Pine Island, moving northeast at 60 mph. HAZARD: 60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE: Radar indicated. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include North Port, Winter Haven, Haines City, Bartow, Punta Gorda, Lake Wales, Sebring, Avon Park, Arcadia, Wauchula, Port Charlotte, Ona, Southeast Arcadia, Charlotte County Airport, Jan Phyl Village, Poinciana, Sweetwater, Fort Meade, Lake Alfred and Crooked Lake Park. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.