Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
519 PM CDT THU APR 16 2015

TXZ121-135-146-162315-
HENDERSON TX-NAVARRO TX-KAUFMAN TX-
519 PM CDT THU APR 16 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN NAVARRO...
HENDERSON...SOUTHEASTERN VAN ZANDT AND NORTHEASTERN ANDERSON
COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM CDT...

AT 517 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES SOUTHWEST OF SEVEN
POINTS TO NEAR KERENS TO 11 MILES EAST OF NAVARRO...AND MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH....IN ADDITION...A STRONG STORM WAS LOCATED 6
MILES SOUTHEAST OF ATHENS AND WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ATHENS...GUN BARREL CITY...MABANK...CHANDLER...MALAKOFF...TOOL...
KERENS...SEVEN POINTS...FRANKSTON...BROWNSBORO...EUSTACE...
BERRYVILLE...TRINIDAD...EDOM...ENCHANTED OAKS...COFFEE CITY...CANEY
CITY...PAYNE SPRINGS...LOG CABIN AND MURCHISON.

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 3201 9606 3192 9625 3206 9628 3226 9642
      3242 9615 3243 9608 3236 9607 3236 9545
      3233 9546 3229 9545 3223 9549 3220 9546
      3218 9546 3215 9548 3214 9546 3211 9546
      3208 9543
TIME...MOT...LOC 2217Z 238DEG 28KT 3224 9631 3210 9621 3195 9619

$$

15-BAIN



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