885  
WFUS53 KMPX 172111  
TORMPX  
MNC013-103-172130-  
/O.NEW.KMPX.TO.W.0013.170517T2111Z-170517T2130Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
411 PM CDT WED MAY 17 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN THE TWIN CITIES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
NORTH CENTRAL BLUE EARTH COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...  
SOUTHEASTERN NICOLLET COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...  
 
* UNTIL 430 PM CDT  
 
* AT 411 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED OVER SKYLINE, OR NEAR MANKATO, MOVING NORTH AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...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...  
MANKATO AROUND 415 PM CDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE  
SKYLINE.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
U.S. HIGHWAY 14 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 122 AND 135.  
U.S. HIGHWAY 169 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 48 AND 59.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4427 9415 4428 9402 4426 9403 4425 9401  
4424 9402 4423 9391 4407 9397 4406 9409  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2111Z 181DEG 39KT 4412 9402  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
SPD  
 
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