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Tornado Reported Near Gaylord - Strong/Severe Storms Pushing into Metro

Posted by: Paul Douglas Updated: May 8, 2014 - 8:21 PM

Confirmed Tornado Near Gaylord. Doppler radar at 8:20 PM. Here are details on the latest Tornado Warning from NOAA:

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR CENTRAL SIBLEY COUNTY
UNTIL 830 PM CDT...

AT 809 PM CDT...A CONFIRMED TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR GAYLORD...AND
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

HAZARD...DAMAGING TORNADO AND GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...LAW ENFORCEMENT 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...
  MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF CENTRAL SIBLEY COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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