WEATHER: Funnel clouds spotted in Bay area

4:30 PM, Oct 8, 2013   |    comments
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Video: RAW VIDEO: Funnel cloud forms near MacDill Air Force Base

Funnel cloud photo taken right near Gandy Boulevard on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 moments before reports of a tornado near MacDill Air Force Base were released.
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Tampa, Florida-- At 3:22 p.m. the National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a Tornado near Macdill Air Force Base -- nine miles south of Tampa moving east at 15 mph.

A tornado warning was issued through 3:45 p.m., but was cancelled just after 3:40. 

PHOTOSFunnel cloud spotted near MacDill

Reports of waterspouts and various funnel cloud sightings followed the warning. 

Precautionary/preparedness actions:If you are in the path of the tornado go to a small interior room in a strong and well constructed building. 

Cars and mobile homes are not safe. 

If no shelter is available, lie flat in a ditch or culvert and cover your head with your hands.

To report severe weather to the national weather service please call 813-645-2323.

PHOTOS: Spout spotted between Tampa Bay bridges

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