Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
617 PM CDT THU APR 16 2015

TXZ122-135-148-170000-
HENDERSON TX-VAN ZANDT TX-ANDERSON TX-
617 PM CDT THU APR 16 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR HENDERSON...SOUTHEASTERN VAN
ZANDT AND ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 700 PM CDT...

AT 616 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM VAN TO COFFEE CITY TO 9
MILES SOUTHWEST OF ELKHART...AND MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS OF UP TO 40 TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PALESTINE...ATHENS...CHANDLER...ELKHART...FRANKSTON...BROWNSBORO...
EUSTACE...BERRYVILLE...EDOM...COFFEE CITY...MURCHISON...POYNOR AND
MOORE STATION.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 20 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 540 AND 542.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN TEXAS.

LAT...LON 3154 9564 3158 9572 3165 9574 3160 9577
      3163 9580 3168 9578 3200 9583 3235 9602
      3252 9560 3248 9560 3235 9545 3223 9549
      3218 9546 3215 9548 3208 9542 3185 9545
      3182 9540 3176 9540 3168 9528 3161 9526
TIME...MOT...LOC 2316Z 265DEG 18KT 3251 9564 3212 9547 3151 9565

$$

15-BAIN



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