Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1149 AM CDT FRI APR 4 2014

...PRELIMINARY DAMAGE SURVEY INFORMATION FOR DENTON COUNTY...

SEVERAL SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY LARGE HAIL MOVED ACROSS
DENTON COUNTY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING OF THURSDAY APRIL 3.
NUMEROUS REPORTS OF LARGE HAIL...UP TO THE SIZE OF BASEBALLS AND
SOFTBALLS...ACCOMPANIED THE STORMS AS THEY MOVED ACROSS DENTON
COUNTY AND THE CITY OF DENTON.

A TORNADO WARNING WAS ISSUED FOR DENTON COUNTY BASED ON DOPPLER
RADAR EVIDENCE OF STRONG CIRCULATION. SEVERAL FUNNEL CLOUDS WERE
REPORTED...BUT STORM SPOTTERS DID NOT REPORT ANY TORNADOES ACROSS
DENTON COUNTY.

SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE OCCURRED FROM THE LARGE HAIL IN DENTON COUNTY.
HOWEVER...THE STORM SURVEY TEAM HAS MADE THE PRELIMINARY
ASSESSMENT THAT NO TORNADOES OCCURRED ACROSS DENTON COUNTY ON
APRIL 3.

THIS INFORMATION IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE AFTER
ADDITIONAL REPORTS ARE RECEIVED AND PROCESSED.

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