Tornado preliminarily confirmed in Sykesville, Eldersburg, Woodbine

BALTIMORE - The National Weather Service says preliminary reports say that tornadoes touched down in Sykesville, Woodbine and Eldersburg.  They are still researching Monday's storms and will release more information as soon as it becomes available.

Below are the Monday updates from The National Weather Service

.. TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN BALTIMORE COUNTY IN NORTHERN MARYLAND...
  NORTHERN HOWARD COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...

.. UNTIL 830 PM EDT

.. AT 802 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
  TORNADO WAS NEAR RANDALLSTOWN...OR 8 MILES NORTH OF COLUMBIA...AND
  WAS MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH. THIS STORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING
  TORNADOES. SEEK SHELTER NOW!

.. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MILFORD MILL...
  RANDALLSTOWN...
  OWINGS MILLS...
  REISTERSTOWN...
  COCKEYSVILLE...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW. MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
STURDY BUILDING AND AVOID WINDOWS. IF OUTDOORS OR IN A MOBILE HOME OR
VEHICLE...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT
YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.
 

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...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR BALTIMORE
AND CARROLL COUNTIES...

AT 736 PM EDT...A CONFIRMED TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR ELDERSBURG...OR
12 MILES WEST OF FALLSTAFF...AND WAS MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

THIS TORNADO HAS BEEN CONFIRMED BY STATE OFFICIALS. BUILDING AND TREE
DAMAGE HAS BEEN REPORTED IN WOODBINE. THIS TORNADO IS A LONG TRACK
TORNADO. SEEK SHELTER NOW!

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  REISTERSTOWN...
  OWINGS MILLS...
  GLYNDON...
  GARRISON...
  BORING...
  STEVENSON...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW. MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
STURDY BUILDING AND AVOID WINDOWS. IF OUTDOORS OR IN A MOBILE HOME OR
VEHICLE...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT
YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.
 

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.. AT 718 PM EDT...A CONFIRMED TORNADO WAS REPORTED NEAR SYKESVILLE...
  OR 12 MILES NORTHEAST OF DAMASCUS...AND WAS MOVING NORTHEAST AT
  20 MPH. THIS TORNADO HAS BEEN CONFIRMED BY STATE OFFICIALS. DAMAGE
  HAS BEEN REPORTED WOODBINE WITH BUILDING AND TREE DAMAGE.

.. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ELDERSBURG...
  OAKLAND...
  GAMBER...
  REISTERSTOWN...
  OWINGS MILLS...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW. MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
STURDY BUILDING AND AVOID WINDOWS. IF OUTDOORS OR IN A MOBILE HOME OR
VEHICLE...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT
YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

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