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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
754 PM CDT WED MAY 22 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...  
NORTHWESTERN NEWTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...  
WESTERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...  
 
* UNTIL 845 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 753 PM CDT, A CONFIRMED TORNADO WAS LOCATED OVER GALENA, OR NEAR  
BAXTER SPRINGS, MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...DAMAGING TORNADO AND HAIL UP TO TWO INCHES IN DIAMETER.  
 
SOURCE...WEATHER SPOTTERS 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.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
JOPLIN... CARTHAGE...  
WEBB CITY... CARL JUNCTION...  
BAXTER SPRINGS... GALENA...  
ORONOGO... CARTERVILLE...  
DUQUESNE... DUENWEG...  
AIRPORT DRIVE... LEAWOOD...  
LOWELL... SILVER CREEK...  
ALBA... PURCELL...  
SHOAL CREEK DRIVE... SAGINAW...  
CARYTOWN... FIDELITY...  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
INTERSTATE 44 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 6 AND 18.  
INTERSTATE 49 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 33 AND 36, AND BETWEEN MILE  
MARKERS 40 AND 44.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3701 9472 3710 9472 3730 9434 3702 9430  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0053Z 253DEG 20KT 3707 9469  
 
TORNADO...OBSERVED  
HAIL...2.00IN  
 

 
 
SCHAUMANN  
 
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