The Bahamas: Tornado in Nassau near Lynden PIndling International Airport – 180913 2100z

Reports are coming in about a tornado that touched down in Nassau on September 17th near the Lynden PIndling International Airport around 2:45pm.

Airport employees at Lynden Pindling International Airport in Nassau run as a tornado approaches. (Photo: WSVN-TV)

Tornado-LG.jpg

The photo seen here was tweeted on Twitter: “Tornado near Lynden Pindling International Airport in Nassau, Bahamas. Photo by Ras’Deniro Thompson”

A meteorologist told the Bahamas Tribune that the waterspout turned into a tornado for “a few moments” before dissipating.

No injuries have been reported but several aircraft were damaged.

The Bahamas Department of Meteorology had issued a severe thunderstorm warning until 5 p.m. for the New Providence and North Andros.
Wednesday, 18 September, 2013 at 18:25 (06:25 PM) UTC RSOE

 

Other Reports

Plane overturns at LPIA following a tornado touchdown at airport

An aircraft thrown into the air and on the ground at LPIA minutes ago following a tornado.

Breaking News coming into Bahamas Press confirms a scary tornado has touched down at LPIA suspending service for a few minutes.

The breaking news developed as dark clouds swirlled around the nations gateway. No one was injured, but a small aircraft was thrown over and rested upside down on the tarmac while others were spinning like toys out of control.

BP is live on the ground in the area and, although no one was hurt, the high winds and power of the tornado did make the area scary.

What next will hit the West? We have dead bodies showing up at Clifton. People vanishing at Clifton. Weapons coming in at Clifton. Deadly Toads in Lyford Cay WHAT NEXT?

Meanwhile, Bahamas Press is reporting an accident on Mackey Street, which has thrown that area into darkness BP IS LIVE ON THE GROUND reporting..

LPIA under tornado watch today…

LPIA scare as tornado touches down.

Tornado touches down in Nassau, Bahamas by Lynden Pindling Intl Airport
By The Bahamas Weekly News Team
Sep 18, 2013 – 12:25:05 PM

Other Videos

Amazing Water Spout in The Bahamas

(Video credit: Noo Generashun)

Published on Sep 17, 2013

Video footage shot by Neil Knowles (Facebook link)

Tornado Touches Down @ LPIA


(Video credit: ZNSNetwork) Published on Sep 18, 2013

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