856  
WFUS53 KGRR 112358  
TORGRR  
MIC067-081-120030-  
/O.NEW.KGRR.TO.W.0004.190911T2358Z-190912T0030Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI  
758 PM EDT WED SEP 11 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN KENT COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN...  
CENTRAL IONIA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MICHIGAN...  
 
* UNTIL 830 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 757 PM EDT, A TORNADO PRODUCING STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR FOREST  
HILLS, OR 6 MILES NORTHWEST OF LOWELL, MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.  
MULTIPLE BRIEF TORNADOES ARE OCCURING WITH THIS STORM!  
 
HAZARD...DAMAGING TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR CONFIRMED TORNADO.  
 
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 TORNADIC STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
LOWELL AROUND 805 PM EDT.  
SARANAC AROUND 820 PM EDT.  
IONIA AROUND 825 PM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE LYONS,  
CLARKSVILLE, MUIR, CANNONSBURG, CASCADE AND ADA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TO REPEAT, A TORNADO IS ON THE GROUND. 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.  
 
HEAVY RAINFALL MAY HIDE THIS TORNADO. DO NOT WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE  
TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW!  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4278 8497 4290 8557 4307 8553 4304 8491  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2357Z 279DEG 34KT 4298 8546  
 
TORNADO...OBSERVED  
HAIL...0.00IN  
 

 
 
BORCHARDT  
 
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