101  
WFUS53 KMPX 170059  
TORMPX  
MNC019-085-170130-  
/O.NEW.KMPX.TO.W.0041.170817T0059Z-170817T0130Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
759 PM CDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN THE TWIN CITIES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN MCLEOD COUNTY IN CENTRAL MINNESOTA...  
NORTHWESTERN CARVER COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...  
 
* UNTIL 830 PM CDT  
 
* AT 758 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED NEAR NEW GERMANY, OR 19 MILES EAST OF HUTCHINSON,  
MOVING NORTHWEST AT 35 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...  
LESTER PRAIRIE AROUND 805 PM CDT.  
WINSTED AROUND 815 PM CDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE  
HOLLYWOOD AND NEW GERMANY.  
 
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 4498 9429 4497 9393 4480 9389 4479 9403  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0058Z 147DEG 30KT 4483 9399  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
BORGHOFF  
 
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