Tornado Warning for central Webb County in South Texas until 4:30 PM. A severe thunderstorm exhibiting strong rotation is located near Botines or 16 miles north of Laredo. This storm is moving very slowly to the southeast. The potentially tornadic section of this storm will cross Interstate 35 near the TxDOT Laredo Welcome Center/Rest Stop. Large hail is likely with this storm.
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
355 PM CDT MON APR 18 2016
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A
* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
CENTRAL WEBB COUNTY IN SOUTHERN TEXAS…
* UNTIL 430 PM CDT
* AT 354 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO
WAS LOCATED OVER BOTINES…OR 16 MILES NORTH OF LAREDO…MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.
HAZARD…TORNADO AND PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL.
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…
BOTINES AROUND 410 PM CDT.
UNITEC INDUSTRIAL PARK AROUND 415 PM CDT.