Tornado Warning for east Matagorda and south Brazoria counties in Southeast Texas until 3:30 AM. Radar indicates a very strong possibility that a waterspout is moving onshore as a tornado near Sargent or 16 miles southwest of Freeport. This storm is moving northeast at 35 MPH. Freeport, Jones Creek, and Brazoria are included in this tornado warning.

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TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
306 AM CDT SAT OCT 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
EAST CENTRAL MATAGORDA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS…
SOUTH CENTRAL BRAZORIA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS…

* UNTIL 330 AM CDT

* AT 306 AM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR SARGENT…OR 16 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
FREEPORT…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 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.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
SOUTHERN LAKE JACKSON…FREEPORT…CLUTE…SURFSIDE BEACH…
BRAZORIA…JONES CREEK AND OYSTER CREEK.

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.

TORNADOES ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE AND CONFIRM AT NIGHT. DO NOT
WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW.