Severe Weather Statement
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
711 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

TXC251-439-190045-
/O.CON.KFWD.SV.W.0040.000000T0000Z-150419T0045Z/
TARRANT TX-JOHNSON TX-
711 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM CDT
FOR TARRANT AND JOHNSON COUNTIES...

AT 708 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM WILLOW PARK TO NEAR BENBROOK TO NEAR GODLEY...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

THESE ARE VERY DANGEROUS STORMS.

HAZARD...80 MPH WIND GUSTS ENTERING SOUTHWESTERN TARRANT COUNTY AND
        NORTHWESTERN JOHNSON COUNTIES. THE CORE OF THESE STRONG
        WINDS WILL TRACK ACROSS THE GREATER FORT WORTH AREA.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
         SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES MAY BE HEAVILY DAMAGED. EXPECT
         CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE TO ROOFS...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES.
         EXTENSIVE TREE DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE LIKELY.

THESE SEVERE STORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  BENBROOK AROUND 715 PM CDT.
  BURLESON...WHITE SETTLEMENT...CROWLEY...EDGECLIFF VILLAGE...
WESTWORTH VILLAGE...LAKESIDE...CROSS TIMBER...EDGECLIFF AND WESTWORTH
AROUND 720 PM CDT.
  FOREST HILL...RIVER OAKS...KENNEDALE...EVERMAN...SANSOM PARK...LAKE
WORTH...EAGLE MOUNTAIN AND PELICAN BAY AROUND 725 PM CDT.
  SAGINAW...RICHLAND HILLS...RENDON...BLUE MOUND...PANTEGO...
DALWORTHINGTON GARDENS AND DALWORTHINGTON GAR AROUND 730 PM CDT.
  MANSFIELD...BEDFORD...HALTOM CITY...WATAUGA...NORTH RICHLAND HIL
AND HASLET AROUND 735 PM CDT.
  FORT WORTH...ARLINGTON...GRAND PRAIRIE...EULESS...KELLER...HURST
AND NORTH RICHLAND HILLS AROUND 740 PM CDT.
  GRAPEVINE...SOUTHLAKE AND COLLEYVILLE AROUND 745 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS INCLUDE RIO
VISTA...BRIAROAKS...WESTOVER HILLS...WESTLAKE AND NEWARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SITUATION WITH TORNADO LIKE WIND
SPEEDS EXPECTED. MOBILE HOMES AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ARE
ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE AND MAY BE
OVERTURNED. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE
LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. THESE STORMS HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO CAUSE
SERIOUS INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

LAT...LON 3298 9704 3255 9704 3255 9709 3226 9709
      3218 9747 3216 9751 3213 9751 3215 9757
      3218 9757 3217 9760 3220 9759 3220 9761
      3255 9762 3256 9755 3299 9754
TIME...MOT...LOC 0008Z 242DEG 48KT 3276 9767 3264 9751 3245 9747

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...80MPH

$$

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