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Tornado Warning Western Nevada County-Cleared

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A

* THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A * 
TORNADO WARNING FOR... NORTHWESTERN EL DORADO COUNTY 
SOUTHWESTERN NEVADA COUNTY  
CENTRAL PLACER COUNTY IN CENTRAL CALIFORNIA... 
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF AUBURN... * 
UNTIL 715 PM PDT * AT 626 PM PDT...

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED 
A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO NEAR NORTH AUBURN...
OR NEAR AUBURN...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH. 
* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO COOL...
LAKE OF THE PINES...
APPLEGATE...ALTA SIERRA...COLFAX... WEIMAR AND FORESTHILL

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE SAFEST PLACE TO BE DURING A TORNADO IS IN A BASEMENT. GET UNDER A
WORKBENCH OR OTHER PIECE OF STURDY FURNITURE. IF NO BASEMENT IS
AVAILABLE...SEEK SHELTER ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF THE BUILDING IN AN
INTERIOR HALLWAY OR ROOM SUCH AS A CLOSET. USE BLANKETS OR PILLOWS TO
COVER YOUR BODY AND ALWAYS STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

IF IN MOBILE HOMES OR VEHICLES...EVACUATE THEM AND GET INSIDE A
SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER. IF NO SHELTER IS AVAILABLE...LIE FLAT IN THE
NEAREST DITCH OR OTHER LOW SPOT AND COVER YOUR HEAD WITH YOUR HANDS.

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