Tornado Warning for Crane, Pecos, and Upton Counties in Southwest Texas until 5:15 PM. A developing tornado has been detected by weather radar 11 miles west of McCamey or near Griffin. This storm is moving to the east at 15 MPH and may impact McCamey. Hail up to the size of golfballs is also possible.

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TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
451 PM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
SOUTHEASTERN CRANE COUNTY IN WESTERN TEXAS…
NORTH CENTRAL PECOS COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS…
SOUTHWESTERN UPTON COUNTY IN WESTERN TEXAS…

* UNTIL 515 PM CDT

* AT 451 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR GIRVIN…OR 11 MILES WEST OF MCCAMEY…
MOVING EAST AT 15 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…
MCCAMEY AROUND 515 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE UPTON
COUNTY AIRPORT.

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.