Severe Thunderstorm Warning for most of the D/FW Metroplex until 4 PM. A line of severe storms with 60 to 70 MPH winds and small hail will impact the area over the next hour. Storms are moving northeast/east at 55 MPH.

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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
255 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
EASTERN PARKER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
DALLAS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
NORTHWESTERN ELLIS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
JOHNSON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
TARRANT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…

* UNTIL 400 PM CDT

* AT 254 PM CDT…SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR WILLOW PARK TO KEENE…MOVING EAST AT 55 MPH.

HAZARD…70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. 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…
MESQUITE…CARROLLTON…LEWISVILLE…FLOWER MOUND…MANSFIELD…
EULESS…DESOTO…BEDFORD…GRAPEVINE…CEDAR HILL…HALTOM CITY…
KELLER…COPPELL…DUNCANVILLE AND HURST.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES…
INTERSTATE 35W BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 15 AND 68.
INTERSTATE 35E BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 399 AND 445.
INTERSTATE 20 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 410 AND 485.
INTERSTATE 30 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 56.
INTERSTATE 635 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 8…AND BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 20 AND 36.
INTERSTATE 820 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 35.
INTERSTATE 45 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 262 AND 284.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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

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

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A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM CDT FOR NORTH CENTRAL
TEXAS.

LAT…LON 3299 9685 3274 9652 3255 9652 3227 9709
3217 9749 3245 9762 3255 9762 3256 9767
3286 9781 3300 9760
TIME…MOT…LOC 1954Z 256DEG 46KT 3280 9766 3241 9734