Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
718 PM CDT SAT AUG 12 2017

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Southwestern Van Zandt County in north central Texas...

* Until 800 PM CDT.

* At 718 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located near Canton, moving east at 15 mph.

  HAZARD...Tornado and half dollar size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.

  IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
           shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
           Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur.  Tree
           damage is likely.

* This dangerous storm will be near...
  Canton around 725 PM CDT.

This includes Interstate 20 between mile markers 524 and 538.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! Move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile
home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and
protect yourself from flying debris.

&&

LAT...LON 3243 9601 3260 9597 3258 9564 3236 9572
TIME...MOT...LOC 0018Z 284DEG 15KT 3253 9595

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...1.25IN

$$

Dunn


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