Tornado Warning Released by The National Weather Service for Wayne, Stark And Holmes in Ohio


The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a tornado warning for Wayne, OH; Stark, OH; Holmes, OH starting on 2019/03/14 16:55. 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.
Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!

Map of affected area for tornado warning

Original Alert From The National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a

  • Tornado Warning for:
    Western Stark County in northeastern Ohio
    Southeastern Wayne County in northeastern Ohio
    Holmes County in northeastern Ohio
  • Until 830 PM EDT.
  • At 755 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
    was located near Farmerstown, or 7 miles southeast of Millersburg,
    moving northeast at 65 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.
  • This dangerous storm will be near:
    Walnut Creek and Farmerstown around 800 PM EDT.
    Winesburg around 805 PM EDT.
    Wilmot around 810 PM EDT.
    Navarre around 820 PM EDT.
    Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include
    Greentown, Beach City, Hills And Dales, Mount Hope, Perry Heights,
    North Lawrence, Charm, Meyers Lake, Fredericksburg and Baltic.