Tornado Warning
for Arlington VA, Fairfax VA, Alexandria (cit VA, Falls Church (c VA,

SKYWARN Storm Spotting Gear On Sale!
TORNADO WARNING
VAC013-059-510-610-082015-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
344 PM EDT SAT SEP 8 2012

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  CITY OF FALLS CHURCH IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHERN ARLINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  CITY OF ALEXANDRIA IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  EASTERN FAIRFAX COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 343 PM EDT...A CONFIRMED TORNADO WAS REPORTED NEAR FAIRFAX...
  AND WAS MOVING EAST AT 50 MPH. THIS TORNADO HAS BEEN CONFIRMED BY
  COUNTY OFFICIALS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ALEXANDRIA...
  HUNTINGTON...
  CRYSTAL CITY...
  BALLSTON...
  THE WOODROW WILSON BRIDGE...
  REAGAN NATIONAL AIRPORT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW. MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
STURDY BUILDING AND AVOID WINDOWS. IF OUTDOORS OR IN A MOBILE HOME OR
VEHICLE...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT
YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

MOTORISTS SHOULD NOT TAKE SHELTER UNDER HIGHWAY OVERPASSES. AS A LAST
RESORT...EITHER PARK AND STAY IN YOUR VEHICLE...OR ABANDON YOUR
VEHICLE AND LAY FLAT IN A LOW SPOT.

THIS TORNADO MAY BE WRAPPED IN RAIN AND HARD TO SEE. TAKE COVER NOW.

&&

LAT...LON 3878 7704 3882 7724 3888 7722 3889 7721
      3890 7707 3888 7705 3886 7703 3879 7703
TIME...MOT...LOC 1944Z 283DEG 43KT 3885 7718

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GMS