Daytona Speedway Tornadic Storm Warning just issued.


Update; Oct 9 2008, 5:20pm EDT

Two huge storms (nearing 60,000 feet) with rotation, cutting through Northeast Florida toward the coast. Daytona Beach area now coming under one.  The other is further south.


-4:30pm EDT Oct 9 2008

A tornado has been reported south of Daytona Beach area. I do not have the details yet.

Valusia Co Florida storm warning


Tornado Warning
2008-10-09 16:30:00 EDT until
2008-10-09 17:30:00 EDT

430 PM EDT Thu Oct 9 2008

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a

* Tornado Warning for…
northern Volusia County in east central Florida…
this includes the cities of…South Daytona…Ormond Beach…Holly
Hill…De Leon Springs…Daytona Beach…Barberville…

* until 530 PM EDT

* at 427 PM EDT…National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated
a severe thunderstorm woth broad but persistent rotation…and
capable of producing a tornado near De Leon Springs…moving
northeast at 25 mph.

* The tornado will be near…

(read more

From the Weather Underground site; just click on tornadoes next below.


They will likely appear on this Severe Storm Prediction Center site of NOAA


Current Convective Watches
Updated: Thu Oct 9 20:39:09 UTC 2008

Valid WW Image WW Graphics Legend

WW0914 RADAR Thumbnail Image Severe Thunderstorm Watch #914
Issued/Updated: Oct 09, 2008 at 2004 UTC
Expires: Oct 09, 2008 at 2200 UTC
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