822  
WFUS51 KLWX 212100  
TORLWX  
MDC017-037-212130-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.TO.W.0011.170821T2100Z-170821T2130Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
500 PM EDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
WEST CENTRAL ST. MARYS COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND...  
SOUTHEASTERN CHARLES COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND...  
 
* UNTIL 530 PM EDT  
 
* AT 459 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED 9 MILES EAST OF POPES CREEK, MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10  
MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FOR THOSE IN THE DIRECT PATH OF A TORNADO TOUCHDOWN,  
FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND WINDOWS MAY OCCUR.  
MOBILE HOMES MAY BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. TREE DAMAGE IS  
LIKELY.  
 
* THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF  
WEST CENTRAL ST. MARYS AND SOUTHEASTERN CHARLES COUNTIES, INCLUDING  
THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS: BUSHWOOD, CLEMENTS, COMPTON, MORGANZA,  
CHAPTICO, MOUNT VICTORIA, TINTOP HILL, WICOMICO, MADDOX AND  
LOVEVILLE.  
 
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 3836 7696 3847 7682 3835 7656 3823 7669  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2059Z 327DEG 10KT 3842 7686  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...1.00IN  
 

 
 
LFR  
 
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