Tornado warning for Central Highlands County expired

RUSKIN, Fla. - THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A TORNADO WARNING FOR CENTRAL HIGHLANDS COUNTY IN FLORIDA UNTIL 430 PM EDT

AT 337 PM EDT, NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A TORNADO NEAR LAKE PLACID, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR LAKE PLACID, LAKE ISTOKPOGA, SEBRING REGIONAL AIRPORT.

IF YOU ARE IN THE PATH OF THE TORNADO GO TO A SMALL INTERIOR ROOM IN A STRONG AND WELL CONSTRUCTED BUILDING. CARS AND MOBILE HOMES ARE NOT SAFE. IF NO SHELTER IS AVAILABLE, LIE FLAT IN A DITCH OR CULVERT AND COVER YOUR HEAD WITH YOUR HANDS.

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