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Particularly Dangerous Situation Tornado Watch Issued

A large and long duration tornado watch has been issued for the Big Country, Concho Valley, and North Texas. This is a Particularly Dangerous Situation watch. Wichita Falls, Abilene, San Angelo, Stephenville, Dallas, and Gainesville are included in this watch. Giant hail up to the size of softballs, destructive wind gusts up to 80 MPH, and several tornadoes are possible. Some tornadoes could become intense.

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TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 109
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
230 PM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF
SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL THROUGH NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA
WEST CENTRAL THROUGH NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS

* EFFECTIVE THIS TUESDAY AFTERNOON FROM 230 PM UNTIL MIDNIGHT
CDT.

…THIS IS A PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION…

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE…
SEVERAL TORNADOES AND A FEW INTENSE TORNADOES LIKELY
WIDESPREAD LARGE HAIL AND SCATTERED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 4
INCHES IN DIAMETER EXPECTED
WIDESPREAD DAMAGING WINDS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED SIGNIFICANT GUSTS
TO 80 MPH POSSIBLE

SUMMARY…NUMEROUS SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY FORM IN
THE NEXT COUPLE HOURS OVER WESTERN PART OF WATCH…INCLUDING A FEW
STRONG SUPERCELLS CAPABLE OF VERY LARGE HAIL…DAMAGING WIND…AND
TORNADOES. THE STORMS SHOULD MERGE INTO BROKEN LINES AND
CLUSTERS…WITH EMBEDDED SUPERCELLS CONTINUING TO POSE A RISK FOR
VERY LARGE HAIL…DAMAGING WIND.. AND A FEW TORNADOES AS THEY
MOVE/DEVELOP EAST-NORTHEAST INTO TONIGHT.

THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 90 STATUTE
MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 20 MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF
PONCA CITY OKLAHOMA TO 35 MILES SOUTH SOUTHWEST OF BROWNWOOD
TEXAS. FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED
WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU9).

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

REMEMBER…A TORNADO WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR
TORNADOES AND SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. PERSONS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR
THREATENING WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Big Country & North Texas till 9 PM

A severe thunderstorm watch is now in effect until 9 PM for portions of North Texas, Texoma, into the Big Country. Wichita Falls, Sweetwater, Abilene, Ballinger, Brownwood, Stephenville, Hamilton, Cleburne, Fort Worth, Dallas, Sherman, and Jacksboro are a few towns included in this watch. The strongest storms will be capable of producing damaging hail up to the size of baseballs. An isolated tornado is not out of the question. Storms will move east at 20-30 MPH.

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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH NUMBER 59
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
210 PM CDT WED MAR 30 2016

THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF
PARTS OF NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS

* EFFECTIVE THIS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 210 PM
UNTIL 900 PM CDT.

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE…
SCATTERED LARGE HAIL LIKELY WITH ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS
TO 2.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE
ISOLATED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE

SUMMARY…SCATTERED THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON…WITH STORMS EXPECTED TO SPREAD EASTWARD THROUGH THE
EVENING. THE STORM ENVIRONMENT FAVORS SUPERCELLS…WITH THE MAIN
THREAT BEING VERY LARGE HAIL AND ISOLATED DAMAGING GUSTS.

. TEXAS COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

BOSQUE BROWN CALLAHAN
COKE COLEMAN COLLIN
COMANCHE COOKE DALLAS
DENTON EASTLAND ERATH
FISHER GRAYSON HAMILTON
HASKELL HOOD JACK
JOHNSON JONES MILLS
MONTAGUE NOLAN PALO PINTO
PARKER RUNNELS SHACKELFORD
SOMERVELL STEPHENS TARRANT
TAYLOR THROCKMORTON WISE
YOUNG

Damaging Hail moving into Joe Pool Lake and Duncanville

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for southern Dallas county until 9 AM. A severe storm with a history of producing tennis-ball size hail is located just east of Highway 360 near Camp Wisdom Road. This storm will move over Joe Pool Lake shortly. Next up will be portions of Cedar Hill and Duncanville. Hail up to the size of golfballs is still expected.

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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
805 AM CDT THU MAR 17 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTHERN DALLAS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
SOUTHEASTERN TARRANT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…

* UNTIL 900 AM CDT

* AT 805 AM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER GRAND
PRAIRIE…MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

HAZARD…GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS.

IMPACT…PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT
DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING…WINDOWS…AND VEHICLES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
DALLAS…ARLINGTON…GRAND PRAIRIE…MESQUITE…MANSFIELD…DESOTO…
CEDAR HILL…DUNCANVILLE…LANCASTER…BALCH SPRINGS…SEAGOVILLE…
GLENN HEIGHTS…RED OAK…HUTCHINS…COCKRELL HILL…SUNNYVALE…WILMER…
OVILLA…FERRIS AND COMBINE.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES…
INTERSTATE 35E BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 411 AND 428.
INTERSTATE 20 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 450 AND 485.
INTERSTATE 30 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 32 AND 55.
INTERSTATE 635 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 8.
INTERSTATE 45 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 267 AND 284.

Damaging Hail headed east on I-30 in D/FW

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for central Tarrant county and western Dallas county until 8:15 AM. A severe thunderstorm is producing golf ball to hen-egg size hail. This storm is moving east at 25 MPH. Numerous reports of damaging hail have been received. This warning includes Fort Worth, Arlington, Grand Prairie, Irving, Cockrill Hill, and Dallas.

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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
708 AM CDT THU MAR 17 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
WESTERN DALLAS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
CENTRAL TARRANT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…

* UNTIL 815 AM CDT

* AT 707 AM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER FORT WORTH…
MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

HAZARD…TWO INCH HAIL.

SOURCE…TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS.

IMPACT…PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT
DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING…WINDOWS…AND VEHICLES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
DALLAS…FORT WORTH…ARLINGTON…IRVING…GRAND PRAIRIE…MANSFIELD…
EULESS…DESOTO…BEDFORD…CEDAR HILL…HALTOM CITY…DUNCANVILLE…
HURST…LANCASTER…UNIVERSITY PARK…BENBROOK…SAGINAW…FOREST HILL…
GLENN HEIGHTS AND HIGHLAND PARK.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES…
INTERSTATE 35W BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 43 AND 57.
INTERSTATE 35E BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 414 AND 437.
INTERSTATE 20 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 430 AND 467.
INTERSTATE 30 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 9 AND 46.
INTERSTATE 820 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 10 AND 14…AND BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 17 AND 35.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE DESTRUCTIVE
HAIL CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE. PEOPLE OUTSIDE SHOULD
MOVE TO SHELTER INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING… AND STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE’S LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER…IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER…YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning: Tarrant, Johnson, Dallas, Ellis Counties till 5:30 AM

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for southeast Tarrant, southwest Dallas, northeast Johnson, northwest Ellis Counties in North Texas until 5:30 AM. A storm with a history of produing damaging hail and strong wind gusts is located near Kennedale. This storm is moving east/southeast at 35 MPH. Numerous reports of large hail have been received along with wind damage. Treat this storm seriously!

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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
435 AM CDT THU MAR 17 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
NORTHWESTERN ELLIS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
SOUTHWESTERN DALLAS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
NORTHEASTERN JOHNSON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
SOUTHEASTERN TARRANT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…

* UNTIL 530 AM CDT

* AT 434 AM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER FOREST HILL…
MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

HAZARD…GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL AND 70 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL
DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING…WINDOWS…AND VEHICLES. EXPECT
CONSIDERABLE TREE DAMAGE. WIND DAMAGE IS ALSO LIKELY TO
MOBILE HOMES…ROOFS…AND OUTBUILDINGS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
DALLAS…FORT WORTH…ARLINGTON…IRVING…GRAND PRAIRIE…MANSFIELD…
DESOTO…CEDAR HILL…HALTOM CITY…DUNCANVILLE…BURLESON…MIDLOTHIAN…
CROWLEY…FOREST HILL…GLENN HEIGHTS…RICHLAND HILLS…KENNEDALE…
EVERMAN…COCKRELL HILL AND RENDON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM…AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

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