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Still breathing in Fort Lauderdale... (Original Post) Callmecrazy Sep 2017 OP
Good luck! Eliot Rosewater Sep 2017 #1
Take care . Keep us in touch with what's happening if you can lunasun Sep 2017 #2
Keep us updated. underpants Sep 2017 #3
Emergency Alert System was just activated... Callmecrazy Sep 2017 #4
A big long lasting one, at that. dixiegrrrrl Sep 2017 #5
Just saw a video of the tornado... Callmecrazy Sep 2017 #6
EAS just announced the tornado has been seen on Doppler Callmecrazy Sep 2017 #7
Stay safe. raven mad Sep 2017 #8

Eliot Rosewater

(31,065 posts)
1. Good luck!
Sat Sep 9, 2017, 05:22 PM
Sep 2017

Key West is such an awesome place, I hope it isnt destroyed.

Stay safe.

Oh, I have been to your town too, loved it, love the weather. Love it when there is no hurricanes or tornadoes that is,

Callmecrazy

(3,065 posts)
4. Emergency Alert System was just activated...
Sat Sep 9, 2017, 05:45 PM
Sep 2017

Tornado warning. Radar indicated rotation and hail. NWS saying get to a hardened shelter NOW!
The storm is...wait.
EAS just activated again. Expanded tornado warning to include a larger area. I'm currently south of the warning area, but my condo is in danger.
The storm is moving West @ 35 mph and it's North of the I-75.
Moderate rain but no wind.
SHIT!!
Weather Spotters just confirmed a tornado on the ground in Ft. Lauderdale.

dixiegrrrrl

(60,010 posts)
5. A big long lasting one, at that.
Sat Sep 9, 2017, 06:01 PM
Sep 2017

Just saw on Twitter coverage.

Not a comfortable place to be, I know. try to let us know how you are doing.

Callmecrazy

(3,065 posts)
6. Just saw a video of the tornado...
Sat Sep 9, 2017, 06:03 PM
Sep 2017

And local radar saw another. They start off as waterspouts and walk on shore. 30 minutes have passed and the storm went just south of my condo. I'm currently south of there.
Doppler radar shows a waterspout heading for Port Everglades.

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