TORNADO WARNING for northern Tarrant county. Severe storm capable of producing a tornado is just northeast of Eagle Mountain Lake or on the south side of Haslet. This storm is moving east/northeast at 35 MPH. Haslet and Keller need to take tornado safety precautions now!

 

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TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
901 PM CDT WED MAR 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
NORTHERN TARRANT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS…

* UNTIL 930 PM CDT

* AT 901 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO
WAS LOCATED NEAR EAGLE MOUNTAIN…MOVING EAST AT 25 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…
BLUE MOUND AROUND 905 PM CDT.
HASLET AROUND 910 PM CDT.
HALTOM CITY AROUND 915 PM CDT.
WATAUGA AROUND 920 PM CDT.
KELLER…HURST…SOUTHLAKE…COLLEYVILLE AND NORTH RICHLAND HILLS
AROUND 930 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE
WESTLAKE AND NEWARK.

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.