Tornado warning for western Henderson county in Central Texas until 1 PM. A possible rain-wrapped tornado is located over Star Harbor or 10 miles southwest of Gun Barrel City. This storm is moving northeast at 40 MPH. Eustace and those on the north/west side of Athens should take shelter now!

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TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1234 PM CST TUE MAR 8 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
NORTH CENTRAL HENDERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL TEXAS…

* UNTIL 100 PM CST

* AT 1233 PM CST…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
TORNADO WAS LOCATED OVER STAR HARBOR…OR 10 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
GUN BARREL CITY…MOVING NORTHEAST 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.

* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR…
EUSTACE AROUND 1245 PM CST.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE STAR
HARBOR…LOG CABIN…MURCHISON AND PAYNE SPRINGS.

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.