Tornado Warnings Issued for Southeastern Wyoming, Nebraska Panhandle
The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued Tornado Warnings for southeastern Goshen County and northeastern Laramie County in southeastern Wyoming and southwestern Scotts Bluff County and northwestern Banner County in the Panhandle of Nebraska until 5:45 p.m.
* At 514 PM MDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 7 miles southeast of LaGrange, or 31 miles northwest
of Kimball, moving northeast at 30 mph.
HAZARD…Tornado and golf ball 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
southwestern Scotts Bluff…northwestern Banner…southeastern
Goshen and northeastern Laramie Counties.
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 contact your nearest law enforcement agency.
They will send your report to the National Weather Service office in