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
643 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN ELLIS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  NORTHEASTERN JOHNSON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 715 PM CDT

* AT 643 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING BOTH
  TORNADOES AND EXTENSIVE STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE WERE LOCATED OVER
  VENUS...OR NEAR MIDLOTHIAN...MOVING EAST AT 55 MPH.

  HAZARD...TORNADO AND QUARTER 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.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GRAND PRAIRIE...MANSFIELD...CEDAR HILL...WAXAHACHIE...ENNIS...
  MIDLOTHIAN...GLENN HEIGHTS...RED OAK...OVILLA...VENUS...FERRIS...
  PALMER...OAK LEAF AND PECAN HILL.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 35E BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 395 AND 410.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

THIS CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING TORNADOES AND
WIDESPREAD SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. DO NOT WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE
TORNADO. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF A BUILDING.

&&

LAT...LON 3234 9716 3243 9717 3255 9712 3254 9670
      3232 9669
TIME...MOT...LOC 2343Z 266DEG 47KT 3244 9710

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...1.00IN

$$

CAVANAUGH


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