021  
WFUS51 KLWX 160637  
TORLWX  
MDC037-160700-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.TO.W.0004.180416T0637Z-180416T0700Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
237 AM EDT MON APR 16 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN ST. MARYS COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND...  
 
* UNTIL 300 AM EDT  
 
* AT 237 AM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED OVER WICOMICO RIVER, MOVING NORTH AT 50 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
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 DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
GOLDEN BEACH AROUND 300 AM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE  
CHAPTICO, BUSHWOOD, CHARLOTTE HALL, MECHANICSVILLE, MADDOX AND  
BENEDICT.  
 
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 3823 7679 3823 7685 3826 7686 3825 7683  
3827 7682 3833 7685 3846 7681 3851 7677  
3851 7671 3850 7669 3851 7668 3852 7668  
3852 7667  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0637Z 196DEG 43KT 3827 7682  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
RCM  
 
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