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Ripley County Emergency Management Agency
Thursday April 20th, 2017 :: 07:49 p.m. EDT
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New event. Tornado Warning from 4/20/2017 7:44 PM to 8:15 PM EDT for northern Ripley County.

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Wilmington OH
744 PM EDT THU APR 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
Northern Ripley County in southeastern Indiana...

* Until 815 PM EDT.

* At 744 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 8 miles northwest of Osgood, moving southeast at 25
mph.

HAZARD...Tornado and quarter size hail.

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.

* Locations impacted include...
Milan, Osgood, Sunman, Napoleon, Millhousen, Ballstown and
Versailles Lake.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

To report severe weather, go to our website at weather.gov/iln and
submit your report via social media, when you can do so safely.

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LAT...LON 3927 8530 3922 8508 3904 8518 3919 8544
3920 8544
TIME...MOT...LOC 2344Z 299DEG 22KT 3923 8538

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...1.00IN

Instructions:

Take cover now!

Address/Location
Ripley County Emergency Management Agency
210 N Monroe St
Versailles, IN 47042

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 812-689-0505

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Tornado Warning

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