Tornado warning for northern Henderson and southwestern Van Zandt counties in North Texas until 6PM. Very strong rotation is located near Eustace or 7 miles southeast of Gun Barrel City. This storm is moving north at 20 MPH. This circulation is capable of producing a tornado at any moment and those in Eustace need to be in shelter now! This warning does not include Canton, but those in Van Zandt county should monitor this storm closely. This is a separate storm versus the one that produced a tornado near Canton about 15 minutes ago.
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
523 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017
The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a
* Tornado Warning for…
Southwestern Van Zandt County in north central Texas…
North central Henderson County in central Texas…
* Until 600 PM CDT.
* At 523 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
tornado was located near Eustace, or 7 miles southeast of Gun
Barrel City, moving north at 20 mph.
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.
* Locations impacted include…
Gun Barrel City, Mabank, Malakoff, Eustace, Enchanted Oaks, Caney
City, Purtis Creek State Park, Payne Springs, Log Cabin and Star