An updated Tornado WATCH has been issued until 7 PM for portions of Central Texas and the Brazos Valley. This update adds the following counties to the previous Watch:  Freestone, Limestone & McLennan…including the cities of Waco, Fairfield, Groesbeck, Mexia and Teague.  A watch means that conditions are favorable for the development of tornadoes.  Residents within or near the Watch area need to stay alert to rapidly changing weather conditions and have a way to receive weather warnings should any be posted for your location.

Additional thunderstorms may form west of the watch later on but those will be covered in a separate watch if it becomes necessary.

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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
300 PM CDT FRI OCT 30 2015

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED TORNADO WATCH 524 TO
INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING

IN TEXAS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 3 COUNTIES

IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS

FREESTONE             LIMESTONE             MCLENNAN

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...FAIRFIELD...GROESBECK...MEXIA...
TEAGUE AND WACO.

TORNADO WATCH 524 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN TEXAS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 5 COUNTIES

IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS

BELL                  FALLS

IN NORTHEAST TEXAS

LEON

IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS

MILAM                 ROBERTSON

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...CALVERT...CAMERON...
CENTERVILLE...FORT HOOD...FRANKLIN...HEARNE...JEWETT...KILLEEN...
MARLIN...OAKWOOD...ROCKDALE AND TEMPLE.