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

TXZ147-148-162-162330-
ANDERSON TX-FREESTONE TX-LEON TX-
548 PM CDT THU APR 16 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN LEON...SOUTHEASTERN
FREESTONE...ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM CDT...

AT 546 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
ATHENS TO 8 MILES WEST OF PALESTINE TO 7 MILES NORTHEAST OF
BUFFALO...AND MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PALESTINE...BUFFALO...ELKHART...FRANKSTON...BERRYVILLE...OAKWOOD AND
POYNOR.

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 9565 3153 9565 3151 9574 3149 9575
      3145 9609 3171 9587 3203 9586 3209 9543
      3206 9544 3204 9542 3203 9544 3201 9543
      3199 9545 3196 9545 3193 9542 3185 9545
      3182 9541
TIME...MOT...LOC 2246Z 253DEG 17KT 3204 9576 3174 9579 3153 9596

$$

15-BAIN



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