Tornado Warning extended until 10:15 PM for southwestern Wise County. This is a particularly dangerous situation with the potential for a significant tornado! A likely tornado is located just south or on Runaway Bay and is slowly moving east at 15 MPH on Highway 380. Lake Bridgeport, Paradise, Cottondale, and Bridgeport are in this warning.
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
942 PM CDT TUE MAY 19 2015
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A
* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
SOUTHWESTERN WISE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
* UNTIL 1015 PM CDT
* AT 940 PM CDT…A CONFIRMED DANGEROUS TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR
BOONSVILLE…OR 8 MILES WEST OF BRIDGEPORT… MOVING EAST AT 15
MPH. THIS TORNADO WILL DIRECTLY IMPACT RUNAWAY BAY AND POSSIBLY
LAKE BRIDGEPORT! THIS TORNADO MAY BE MOVING ALONG HIGHWAY 380.
THIS IS A PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
SOURCE…WEATHER SPOTTERS 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…
BRIDGEPORT AROUND 1005 PM CDT.
PARADISE AND COTTONDALE AROUND 1015 PM CDT.
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE LAKE
BRIDGEPORT AND RUNAWAY BAY.