Tornado Warning for Franklin County PA

STATE COLLEGE, PA (827 PM EDT FRI APR 19 2019) — The National Weather Service in State College PA has issued a Tornado Warning for Southeastern Franklin County in south central Pennsylvania until 900 PM EDT. At 827 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Wayne Heights, moving north at 55 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. This dangerous storm will be near Waynesboro, Wayne Heights and Rouzerville around 830 PM EDT. Mont Alto, Fayetteville and Guilford around 840 PM EDT. Shippensburg and Scotland around 850 PM EDT. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include Quincy and Penn State Mont Alto. This includes Interstate 81 from mile markers 15 to 25. 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.

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