Tornado watches are issued when conditions are favorable for tornadoes to develop. This may not mean that a tornado will touch down and damage property, but it will increase the chances of a tornado and severe weather.

What is Tornado?

A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was near Bel Air North, or 10 miles northwest of Aberdeen, moving northeast at 40 mph. 

UPDATE 1:40 PM

TORNADO WARNING for northern Harford County until 2 PM

UPDATE 1:34 PM

A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Bel Air North, or 12 miles west of Aberdeen, moving northeast at 40 mph.

UPDATE 1:33 PM

severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Calvert Cliffs to near Patuxent River Naval Air Station to near Lewisetta

UPDATE 1:16 PM

1. Move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building.

What to do if a tornado warning is issued

2.  Avoid windows.

3.  If in a mobile home, a vehicle or outdoors, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect yourself from flying debris.

4  Do not come out until an all-clear has been given.