Severe Weather Statement
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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
638 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

TXC379-467-300000-
/O.CON.KFWD.TO.W.0027.000000T0000Z-170430T0000Z/
Van Zandt TX-Rains TX-
638 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM CDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN VAN ZANDT AND RAINS COUNTIES...

At 638 PM CDT, a confirmed large and extremely dangerous tornado was
located just south of Fruitvale, moving north at 25 mph. If you are
in Fruitvale, seek shelter NOW!

This is a PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION. TAKE COVER NOW!

HAZARD...Damaging tornado.

SOURCE...Weather spotters confirmed tornado.

IMPACT...You are in a life-threatening situation. Flying debris may
         be deadly to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes
         will be destroyed. Considerable damage to homes,
         businesses, and vehicles is likely and complete destruction
         is possible.

Locations impacted include...
Canton, Grand Saline, Edgewood, Emory, East Tawakoni, Fruitvale and
Point.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

To repeat, a large, extremely dangerous and potentially deadly
tornado is on the ground. To protect your life, TAKE COVER NOW! If
you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the
closest substantial shelter now!  Get to an interior room on the
lowest floor of a sturdy building and avoid windows.

This is an emergency situation. A large and extremely dangerous
tornado is on the ground. Take immediate tornado precautions now and
head into a small interior room on the lowest floor! Use blankets or
pillows to cover your head.

&&

LAT...LON 3254 9574 3261 9596 3284 9596 3284 9593
      3286 9596 3294 9596 3298 9595 3298 9567
      3293 9566
TIME...MOT...LOC 2338Z 182DEG 22KT 3264 9582

TORNADO...OBSERVED
TORNADO DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE
HAIL...1.25IN

$$

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