Tornado Warning for southern Grimes, northeastern Washington, southwestern Montgomery, northeastern Waller, northwestern Harris counties in Southeast Texas until 545PM. Cities included are Tomball, Pinehurst, Magnolia, Stagecoach, Todd Mission, Cypress, Plantersville, Dobbin and Dacus.Two severe thunderstorms capable of producing tornadoes are moving northwest int he warned area. The first possible tornado is 4 miles west of Todd Mission. Second possible tornado is located just west of Tomball and will pass just west of Magnolia. This area has proven favorable for tornado development over the last hour with a large tornado that impacted Cypress at about 4 PM. The threat for tornadoes will continue into the night and through Monday as Harvey remains stalled across the Coastal Plains. This places the region of strongest low-level wind shear over Southeast Texas.
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
459 PM CDT SAT AUG 26 2017
The National Weather Service in League City has issued a
* Tornado Warning for…
Southern Grimes County in southeastern Texas…
Northeastern Washington County in southeastern Texas…
Southwestern Montgomery County in southeastern Texas…
Northeastern Waller County in southeastern Texas…
Northwestern Harris County in southeastern Texas…
* Until 545 PM CDT.
* At 457 PM CDT, 2 severe thunderstorms capable of producing a
tornado were located in the warned area. One was located about 10
miles west of Hooks Airport. The second was about 4 miles
southwest of Todd Mission. Both were moving northwest at 35 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…
Tomball, Pinehurst, Magnolia, Stagecoach, Todd Mission, Cypress,
Plantersville, Dobbin and Dacus.
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.