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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:07 PM CDT on April 25, 2015

Expires 10:18 PM EDT on April 26, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the South Fork Sabine River near Quinlan.
* At 0845 PM Saturday the stage was 16.15 feet.
* Flood stage is 15 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river has crested and will continue to recede and
fall below flood stage by Sunday morning.


Lat... Lon 3287 9634 3283 9620 3293 9615 3297 9627





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 4:35 PM CDT on April 25, 2015


Corrected tornado start and end time.

... NWS damage survey for 04/24/15 tornado and high winds event...

.Overview... One tornado has been confirmed by a storm survey team from
the National Weather Service office. Several other areas of
damaging winds were noted across much of the dfw metroplex.
Maximum winds were in the 80 to 85 mph range... while the confirmed
tornado produced EF-0 damage. The bulk of the damage from the
storms last evening were from straight line winds. 80 mph winds
were noted in an area between Godley and Joshua. The majority of
the damage was located in a small area approximately four miles to
the northwest of the city of Joshua. In this area... the survey
team was not able to completely rule out the possibility of a
brief tornado... there was no overwhelming evidence in the damage
pattern... radar data... or eyewitnesses. There was also extensive
wind damage across the southern portions of Tarrant County... where
several trees were damaged or uprooted. The majority of this
damage was noted in or near Benbrook... as well as the south side
of the city of Fort Worth. Other damage areas were noted in the
northeast part of the city of Fort Worth and Arlington. Maximum
wind speeds were in the 80 to 85 mph range.

In summary from the storms last night... several areas of straight
line winds and one confirmed tornado in Ellis County.

.Ellis County tornado...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 80 mph
path length /statute/: 0.87 miles
path width /maximum/: 60 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Apr 24 2015
start time: 652 PM CDT
start location: 3sse Midlothian
start lat/lon: 32.45/-96.96

End date: Apr 24 2015
end time: 654 PM CDT
end location: 3.8sse Midlothian
end lat/lon: 32.45/-96.95

Survey_summary: the EF-0 tornado was a small part of a much larger swath
of damaging winds to the south of the city of Midlothian.

Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies
tornadoes into the following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph*

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the events and publication in
NWS storm data.


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