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Tornado Watch

Statement as of 3:03 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


Tornado Watch 21 remains in effect until 800 PM EST for the
following locations

FL
. Florida counties included are

Alachua Baker Bay
Bradford Calhoun Clay
Columbia Dixie Duval
Flagler Franklin Gadsden
Gilchrist Gulf Hamilton
Holmes Jackson Jefferson
Lafayette Leon Levy
Liberty Madison Marion
Nassau Putnam St. Johns
Suwannee Taylor Union
Wakulla Walton Washington




Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 3:03 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 3:45 PM EST on January 22, 2017


The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northwestern St. Johns County in northeastern Florida...
northern Clay County in northeastern Florida...
southeastern Duval County in northeastern Florida...

* until 345 PM EST

* at 303 PM EST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Middleburg,
moving northeast at 50 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Jacksonville, Orange Park, Middleburg, Ponte Vedra Beach, unf,
Fruit Cove, mandarin, Arlington, Neptune Beach and Ortega.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 800 PM EST for northeastern
Florida.

Lat... Lon 2992 8187 3006 8198 3047 8151 3024 8134
      3020 8133
time... Mot... loc 2003z 233deg 46kt 3004 8184

Tornado... possible
hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


Nelson


Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:08 AM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect from noon today to 6 PM EST this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from noon today to 6 PM EST this
evening.

* Winds... southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* Impacts... minor damage to trees, power lines, and property are
possible with wind of this magnitude.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds greater than
25 mph are expected for at least an hour, with gusts of 35 to
57 mph at any time.

Persons in the advisory area should keep abreast of the latest
weather.





Small Craft Advisory

Statement as of 2:29 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 4:00 AM EST on January 24, 2017


... Significant weather advisory for eastern Union... Alachua...
Bradford... southeastern Baker and northwestern Clay counties until
315 PM EST...

At 229 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Gainesville Airport, or near Gainesville, moving northeast at 55 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph can be expected along
with possible minor damage.

Locations impacted include...
Gainesville, Starke, Lake Butler, Keystone Heights, Raiford,
Middleburg, Alachua, Archer, Lakeside and Kingsley.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 800 PM EST for northeastern
and northern Florida.

Lat... Lon 2954 8256 2954 8262 3021 8224 3013 8170
      2948 8229 2948 8256
time... Mot... loc 1929z 229deg 48kt 2976 8227


Nelson

229 PM EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Significant weather advisory for eastern Union... Alachua...
Bradford... southeastern Baker and northwestern Clay counties until
315 PM EST...

At 229 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Gainesville Airport, or near Gainesville, moving northeast at 55 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph can be expected along
with possible minor damage.

Locations impacted include...
Gainesville, Starke, Lake Butler, Keystone Heights, Raiford,
Middleburg, Alachua, Archer, Lakeside and Kingsley.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 800 PM EST for northeastern
and northern Florida.

Lat... Lon 2954 8256 2954 8262 3021 8224 3013 8170
      2948 8229 2948 8256
time... Mot... loc 1929z 229deg 48kt 2976 8227


Nelson


223 PM EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern St. Johns... central
Clay and Duval counties until 315 PM EST...

At 223 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles north of george's lake, or 10 miles south of Middleburg, moving
northeast at 50 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph can be expected along
with possible minor damage.

Locations impacted include...
Jacksonville, Orange Park, Green Cove Springs, Middleburg, Ponte
Vedra Beach, unf, Fruit Cove, mandarin, Arlington and Neptune Beach.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 800 PM EST for northeastern
Florida.

Lat... Lon 2984 8174 2983 8182 2990 8200 3044 8179
      3043 8137 3025 8135 3022 8133
time... Mot... loc 1923z 224deg 44kt 2990 8187


Nelson

223 PM EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern St. Johns... central
Clay and Duval counties until 315 PM EST...

At 223 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles north of george's lake, or 10 miles south of Middleburg, moving
northeast at 50 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph can be expected along
with possible minor damage.

Locations impacted include...
Jacksonville, Orange Park, Green Cove Springs, Middleburg, Ponte
Vedra Beach, unf, Fruit Cove, mandarin, Arlington and Neptune Beach.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 800 PM EST for northeastern
Florida.

Lat... Lon 2984 8174 2983 8182 2990 8200 3044 8179
      3043 8137 3025 8135 3022 8133
time... Mot... loc 1923z 224deg 44kt 2990 8187


Nelson


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:56 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 11:15 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Particularly dangerous situation Tornado Watch now in effect
until 8 p.M. EDT...

North Florida and southeast Georgia residents,

A particularly dangerous situation Tornado Watch is now in effect
until 8 p.M. EDT for most of North Florida and all of southeast
Georgia.

The severe weather event we are about to go through has
the potential to be one of the most severe weather outbreaks since
the 1993 super storm and possibly like the big tornado outbreak
near the University of Alabama a few years ago.

To emphasize how rare this is we have never had a particularly
dangerous situation Tornado Watch issued for our area before. You
need to take this situation extremely seriously, like you would a
potential hurricane. Some things you need to know

1. Have a means to be alerted to severe weather, multiple means are
better. Most major phone carriers carry the wireless emergency
alert (wea) and it automatically GOES to your phone, but if you
have turned it off please turn it back on today. The fema app will
also alert you and it is free. The Red Cross also has a tornado
app with a great deal of useful information.
2. Keep your phones charged at all times today.
3. If you have a NOAA Weather Radio make sure it has fresh
batteries and if it is stored this is the time to break it out.
4. Monitor the broadcast media and the NWS Jacksonville web pages,
facebook and twitter.
5. When a warning is issued, many people want to confirm the
information. Unfortunately today the storms will be moving so fast
that before you have the time to confirm the threat the tornado
could be on you. Please if a warning is issued resist the urge to
confirm the information and take shelter immediately, it could
save your or a family members life!
6. Have something to cover your head, motorcycle or bike helmet.
7. Find a safe room, preferably an interior room with minimum
glass in the room. Generally bathrooms are safest but avoid rooms
with large mirrors.
8. Please do not try to outrun a tornado in a vehicle, they will
be moving fast and on winding country roads you are likely to lose
The Race. Find a safe shelter in a sturdy building as quickly as
possible.
9. Mobile and prefabricated homes are not safe in severe weather,
especially older ones.

Hopefully, we can escape this situation without anyone being injured
or significant damage, no one would be happier than the employees
of the National Weather Service, but we need to you take
precautions should the worst happen today.


Sandrik


1104 am EST sun Jan 22 2017

... High risk of long lived and destructive tornadoes today...

North Florida and southeast Georgia residents,

The severe weather event we are about to go through has the potential
to be one of the most severe weather outbreaks since the 1993
super storm and possibly like the big tornado outbreak near the
University of Alabama a few years ago. A Tornado Watch called a
particularly dangerous situation (pds) is likely to be issued for
our area later today. Unfortunately reports are that 11 people
have already died in southern Georgia overnight. You need to take
this situation extremely seriously, like you would a potential
hurricane. Some things you need to know

1. Have a means to be alerted to severe weather, multiple means are
better. Most major phone carriers carry the wireless emergency
alert (wea) and it automatically GOES to your phone, but if you
have turned it off please turn it back on today. The fema app will
also alert you and it is free. The Red Cross also has a tornado
app with a great deal of useful information.
2. Keep your phones charged at all times today.
3. If you have a NOAA Weather Radio make sure it has fresh
batteries and if it is stored this is the time to break it out.
4. Monitor the broadcast media and the NWS Jacksonville webpage,
facebook and twitter.
5. When a warning is issued, many people want to confirm the
information. Unfortunately today the storms will be moving so fast
that before you have the time to confirm the threat the tornado
could be on you. Please if a warning is issued resist the urge to
confirm the information and take shelter immediately, it could
save your or a family members life!
6. Have something to cover your head, motorcycle or bike helmet.
7. Find a safe room, preferably an interior room with minimum
glass in the room. Generally bathrooms are safest but avoid rooms
with large mirrors.
8. Please do not try to outrun a tornado in a vehicle, they will
be moving fast and on winding country roads you are likely to lose
The Race. Find a safe shelter in a sturdy building as quickly as
possible.
9. Mobile and prefabricated homes are not safe in severe
weather, especially older ones.

Hopefully, we can escape this situation without anyone being injured
or significant damage, no one would be happier than the employees
of the National Weather Service, but we need to you take
precautions should the worst happen today.


Sandrik


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