Tornado Watch Issued For The Area


Strong Thunderstorms In Northern Oneida County

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for a large section of Central New York Until 10:00PM Sunday. The Tornado Watch area includes: Oneida, Herkimer, Otsego, Madison, Delaware and Chenango Counties.

The Weather Service also issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Herkimer County until 4:15PM Sunday. At 3:12 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Forestport, or near Boonville, moving northeast at 30 mph. Wind gusts up to 60 MPH may be associated with this storm. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations that could be impacted by this storm include; Old Forge, Inlet, Eighth Lake Campground, Limekiln Lake Campground, Eagle Bay, McKeever, Nicks Lake Campground, Alger Island Public Campground, Russian Lake, Atwell, Minnehaha, Thendara, Carter Station, First Lake, Wolf Lake Landing and Mountain Lodge.

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