We have our first severe thunderstorm of the day and it just so happens to include part of the D/FW Metroplex. A severe storm is located near Azle and is moving northeast at 20 MPH. This storm has shown signs of intensification over the past 15 minutes and is capable of producing quarter to half dollar size hail. WInd gusts up to 60 MPH are also possible in addition to very frequent cloud to ground lightning. Pelican Bay, Eagle Mountain Lake, Reno, and Azle are included in this warning.

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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
349 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
NORTHWESTERN TARRANT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
NORTHEASTERN PARKER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…

* UNTIL 430 PM CDT

* AT 349 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR AZLE…
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS AND DOPPLER WEATHER RADAR.

IMPACT…HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
FORT WORTH…SAGINAW…AZLE…EAGLE MOUNTAIN…BRIAR…PECAN
ACRES…RENO…PELICAN BAY…HASLET…LAKESIDE…NEWARK AND
SANCTUARY.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 35W BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 62 AND 65.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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

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LAT…LON 3299 9734 3292 9727 3276 9759 3289 9773
3299 9762
TIME…MOT…LOC 2049Z 229DEG 17KT 3288 9760

HAIL…1.25IN
WIND…60MPH