Tornado Warning for southwest Coryell and southeast Lampasas counties until 2:15 PM. A large and extremely dangerous tornado is near Kempner or 6 miles west of Copperas COve moving northeast at 40 MPH. This dangerous tornado should pass just north of Copperas Cove around 2 PM. Be in shelter!

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TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
150 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
SOUTHWESTERN CORYELL COUNTY IN CENTRAL TEXAS…
SOUTHEASTERN LAMPASAS COUNTY IN CENTRAL TEXAS…

* UNTIL 215 PM CDT

* AT 149 PM CDT…A CONFIRMED LARGE AND DANGEROUS TORNADO WAS
LOCATED NEAR KEMPNER…OR 7 MILES WEST OF COPPERAS COVE… MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

THIS IS A PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

HAZARD…DAMAGING TORNADO.

SOURCE…EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT 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.

* THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR…
JUST NORTH OF COPPERAS COVE AROUND 200 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TO REPEAT…A LARGE…EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY DEADLY
TORNADO IS ON THE GROUND. TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE…TAKE COVER NOW!
MOVE TO 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.