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Tornado Warning for Orlando theme park areas until 3.15pm

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TORNADO WARNING
FLC095-201915-
/O.NEW.KMLB.TO.W.0013.090520T1841Z-090520T1915Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
241 PM EDT WED MAY 20 2009

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
CENTRAL ORANGE COUNTY IN FLORIDA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...WINTER PARK...ORLANDO...OAK RIDGE...
FAIRVIEW SHORES...CONWAY...

* UNTIL 315 PM EDT.

* AT 238 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO 6 MILES WEST
OF ORLANDO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...MOVING NORTH AT 20 MPH.

* THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR...
PINE CASTLE...OAK RIDGE AND BELLE ISLE BY 250 PM EDT...
CONWAY BY 255 PM EDT...
ORLANDO BY 300 PM EDT...
FAIRVIEW SHORES AND WINTER PARK BY 315 PM EDT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN A TORNADO WARNING IS ISSUED BASED ON DOPPLER RADAR...IT MEANS
THAT STRONG ROTATION HAS BEEN DETECTED IN THE STORM. A TORNADO MAY
ALREADY BE ON THE GROUND...OR IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SHORTLY. IF YOU
ARE IN THE PATH OF THIS DANGEROUS STORM...MOVE INDOORS AND TO THE
LOWEST LEVEL OF THE BUILDING. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS. IF DRIVING...DO
NOT SEEK SHELTER UNDER A HIGHWAY OVERPASS.
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