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EXPIRED: Tornado warning until 1:30 p.m. for Prince George’s County

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Posted on: October 15, 2014
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN HOWARD COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  NORTHERN PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  NORTHWESTERN ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 130 PM EDT

* AT 101 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
  TORNADO WAS NEAR LAUREL...OR NEAR BELTSVILLE...AND WAS MOVING
  NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAUREL...
  ELKRIDGE...

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.

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