Breaking News - 09/02/2014

Severe Weather Statement issued September 02 at 2:59PM EDT until September 02 at 3:15PM EDT by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 315 PM EDT
FOR GARRETT COUNTY...
AT 257 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE DETECTED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM MCHENRY TO MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK TO GATZMER...MOVING EAST
AT 40 MPH.
HAZARD...60 MPH GUSTS.
SOURCE...RADAR.
IMPACT...TREE DAMAGE.
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DEEP CREEK LAKE STATE PARK... GORMAN...
MCHENRY... MCCOMAS BEACH... MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK...
ACCIDENT... OAKLAND...
SWALLOW FALLS STATE PARK... BITTINGER...
KITZMILLER... BIG RUN STATE PARK... NEW GERMANY...
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
THIS LINE OF STORMS ALSO IS PRODUCING TORRENTIAL RAIN AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING. POOR DRAINAGE AREAS MAY FLOOD QUICKLY. STAY INSIDE AND
AVOID USE OF ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES.
PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER BY CALLING...412-262-1988...POSTING TO
THE NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.