A Severe Thunderstorm Warning in effect until 7pm has been issued for southern Collin, northeastern Dallas, southern Hunt, Rockwall and northern Kaufman counties in north central Texas. This large and dangerous storm is moving east at roughly 55mph and will impact the cities of Rowlett, Rockwall, Royce City, Fate, Mobile City, Caddo Mills, Quinlan, and West Tawakoni over the next 45 minutes. Hail up to the size of baseballs has been reported with this storm as well as wind gusts up to 70mph.
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX 559 PM CDT MON APR 11 2016 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... SOUTHERN COLLIN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS... NORTHEASTERN DALLAS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS... SOUTHERN HUNT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS... ROCKWALL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS... NORTHERN KAUFMAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS... * UNTIL 700 PM CDT
T 559 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER MURPHY...OR NEAR SACHSE...MOVING EAST AT 55 MPH. THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS STORM. HAZARD...BASEBALL SIZE HAIL AND 70 MPH WIND GUSTS. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE SEVERELY INJURED. EXPECT SHATTERED WINDOWS...EXTENSIVE DAMAGE TO ROOFS... SIDING...AND VEHICLES. * THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR... ROWLETT AND WYLIE AROUND 605 PM CDT. ROCKWALL AROUND 610 PM CDT. ROYSE CITY...FATE AND MOBILE CITY AROUND 615 PM CDT. CADDO MILLS AROUND 625 PM CDT. QUINLAN AROUND 630 PM CDT. HAWK COVE AROUND 635 PM CDT. WEST TAWAKONI AROUND 640 PM CDT. OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE BUCKINGHAM...LONE OAK...JOSEPHINE...NEW HOPE...NEYLANDVILLE...ST. PAUL... LAWRENCE...NEVADA...MCLENDON-CHISHOLM AND LAVON. THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES... INTERSTATE 20 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 496 AND 511. INTERSTATE 30 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 57 AND 104. INTERSTATE 635 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 9 AND 25.