Tornado Warning for Anderson and Freestone counties until 2:45 AM. Strong rotation indicated by radar 8 miles northeast of Buffalo moving northeast at 45 MPH. Oakwood, Tucker, and Palestine are in the path of this possibly tornadic thunderstorm. Take shelter!

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TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
208 AM CDT MON MAY 11 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
CENTRAL ANDERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL TEXAS…
SOUTHEASTERN FREESTONE COUNTY IN CENTRAL TEXAS…

* UNTIL 245 AM CDT

* AT 207 AM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR BUFFALO…OR 11 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
TEAGUE…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 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.

* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR…
PALESTINE AROUND 245 AM CDT.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 45 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 181 AND 190.

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.