National Weather Service Has Issued a Tornado Warning for Queen Anne’s, MD; Kent, MD; Caroline, MD

The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a tornado warning for Queen Anne’s, MD; Kent, MD; Caroline, MD starting on 2019/04/14 23:43. This event has already been observed and the event is categorized as ‘extreme.’

The best action to take according to The National Weather Service is to take shelter during this event. 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.
Heavy rainfall may hide this tornado. Do not wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!
Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!
To report severe weather contact your nearest law enforcement agency. They will send your report to the National Weather Service office in Mount Holly NJ.

Map showing affected area for tornado warning
Map of affected area for tornado warning

Original Alert From The National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

  • Tornado Warning for:
    Central Queen Anne’s County in northeastern Maryland
    North central Caroline County in eastern Maryland
    Central Kent County in northeastern Maryland
  • Until 315 AM EDT.
  • At 243 AM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
    was located over Rock Hall, or 9 miles east of Gibson Island,
    moving northeast at 50 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.

  • Locations impacted include:
    Centerville, Chestertown, Centreville, Rock Hall, Church Hill,
    Millington, Sudlersville, Old Town, Langford, Chester, Overton,
    Starkey Corner, Morgnec, Crumpton, Massey, Carville, Barclay and
    Kingstown.

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