ALERT: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Sumter

tsraThe National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Sumter County and surrounding areas.

With the weather pattern, the NWS warns that a storm moving 30 miles per hour is coming through the Sumter area and could have wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour and could contain hail.

The NWS says damages to roofs and trees, and is suggesting people move to interior rooms of a lower floor of any building they might be in at the time.  The warning is in effect until 3:15 p.m., and the NWS is also forecasting that thunderstorms are likely for tonight, as well.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *