Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX
WFUS54 KAMA 170217
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
917 PM CDT SUN APR 16 2017
The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Southeastern Randall County in the Panhandle of Texas...
* Until 930 PM CDT
* At 916 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 6 miles southwest of Palo Duro Canyon, or 11 miles
southeast of Canyon, moving southwest at 15 mph.
HAZARD...Tornado and golf ball 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
southeastern Randall County.
TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or 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 3492 10177 3491 10172 3484 10171 3485 10183
TIME...MOT...LOC 0216Z 037DEG 12KT 3489 10176