Weather Alerts for Westmoreland

Issued by the National Weather Service

       Tornado Warning              Severe Weather Statement      

Tornado Warning  TORNADO WARNING   Tornado Warning
WESTMORELAND

Areas Affected:
Fayette - Westmoreland
Effective: Thu, 7/29 2:10pm Updated: Thu, 7/29 2:20pm Urgency: Immediate
Expires: Thu, 7/29 2:30pm Severity:  Extreme  Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 230 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN WESTMORELAND AND NORTHEASTERN FAYETTE COUNTIES...
At 209 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located over Seven Springs, or 12 miles east of Connellsville,
moving southeast at 35 mph.
HAZARD...Tornado.
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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
southeastern Westmoreland and northeastern Fayette Counties,
including the following locations... Champion, Jones Mills, Donegal,
Seven Springs and Acme.
This includes Pennsylvania Turnpike between mile markers 89 and 94,
and between
mile markers 99 and 100.
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...<.75IN

Information:
TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or 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.
Please report severe weather by calling 412-262-1988, posting to
the NWS Pittsburgh Facebook page, or using Twitter @NWSPITTSBURGH.

Severe Weather Statement  SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT   Severe Weather Statement
WESTMORELAND

Areas Affected:
Fayette - Westmoreland
Effective: Thu, 7/29 2:10pm Updated: Thu, 7/29 2:20pm Urgency: Immediate
Expires: Thu, 7/29 2:30pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 230 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN WESTMORELAND AND NORTHEASTERN FAYETTE COUNTIES...
At 209 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located over Seven Springs, or 12 miles east of Connellsville,
moving southeast at 35 mph.
HAZARD...Tornado.
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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
southeastern Westmoreland and northeastern Fayette Counties,
including the following locations... Champion, Jones Mills, Donegal,
Seven Springs and Acme.
This includes Pennsylvania Turnpike between mile markers 89 and 94,
and between
mile markers 99 and 100.
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...<.75IN

Information:
TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or 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.
Please report severe weather by calling 412-262-1988, posting to
the NWS Pittsburgh Facebook page, or using Twitter @NWSPITTSBURGH.