Tornado Warning for Bexar County until 9 PM. This includes San Antonio who should be in shelter! Brief tornadoes along with 60-70 MPH winds are expected. Alamo Heights, Kirby, China Cove, WIndcrest, Live Oak, Converse are all included.

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TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
823 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
EAST CENTRAL BEXAR COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS…

* UNTIL 900 PM CDT

* AT 823 PM CDT…SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING BOTH
TORNADOES AND EXTENSIVE STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE WERE LOCATED OVER
SAN ANTONIO…MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

HAZARD…TORNADO.

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.

* THESE DANGEROUS STORMS WILL BE NEAR…
KIRBY…WINDCREST AND CHINA GROVE AROUND 835 PM CDT.
UNIVERSAL CITY AND LIVE OAK AROUND 840 PM CDT.
SELMA AROUND 845 PM CDT.
ST. HEDWIG AROUND 850 PM CDT.
ZUEHL AROUND 855 PM CDT.
NEW BERLIN AROUND 900 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE
FRIENDLY CORNER…SAN ANTONIO INT AP…MARTINEZ…RANDOLPH AFB…
CONVERSE…CASTLE HILLS…ADKINS AND BALCONES HEIGHTS.

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.

THIS CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING TORNADOES AND
WIDESPREAD SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. DO NOT WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE
TORNADO. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF A BUILDING.