Alert: Tornado Warning issued February 6 at 11:17PM EST until February 6 at 11:45PM EST by NWS Tampa Bay Ruskin FL

Event: Tornado Warning
Sender Name: NWS Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
Issued: 2020-02-06T23:17:00-05:00
Expires: 2020-02-06T23:45:00-05:00
WEA Text: NWS: TORNADO WARNING in this area til 11:45 PM EST. Take shelter now. Check media.
Description: The National Weather Service in Ruskin has issued a

* Tornado Warning for…
Central Manatee County in west central Florida…
Northwestern Sarasota County in west central Florida…

* Until 1145 PM EST.

* At 1116 PM EST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
tornado was located near South Bradenton, or near Bradenton, moving
east at 30 mph.


SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.

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 dangerous storm will be near…
West Bradenton around 1120 PM EST.
Palmetto and South Bradenton around 1125 PM EST.
Bradenton, West Samoset, Sarasota Bradenton Airport and Memphis
around 1130 PM EST.
Ellenton around 1135 PM EST.
Lakewood Ranch around 1140 PM EST.

Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include
Bayshore Gardens, Lake Manatee State Park, Samoset and Oneco.
Instruction: TAKE COVER NOW! Move to 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.
Link to more Info:
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Extreme
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Sarasota, FL; Manatee, FL

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4044207-3432486
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Tornado warnngs