Pennsylvania: Tornado Warning for Crawford County

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
August 8, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

A tornado warning was issued for Crawford County in Pennsylvania on Thursday.

The National Weather Service said the warning will last until 3:45 p.m., and it mainly affects the southern portion of county, located in northwestern Pennsylvania.

“National Weather Service Doppler radar continued to indicate a possible tornado. This possible tornado was located 7 miles southwest of Meadville… moving southeast at 20 mph. Quarter size hail and strong winds are also possible with this strong storm,” reads an update from the service at 3:02 p.m.

It recommended heading to a basement in the event a tornado hits, and people should try to get under a sturdy piece of furniture or a workbench.

Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.