The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado WARNING Southeastern Herkimer County until 5:00 p.m.The NWS Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado near Jordanville or 9 miles south of Ilion moving east at 45 mph.

The tornado will be near Smith Corners, Deck and Paines Hollow, Van Hornesville, Starkville by approximately 4:30.

If you are in these areas take cover inside and stay away from windows.

[The photograph accompanying this story is from Richfield Springs- Ed.]