898  
WFUS54 KMAF 190828  
TORMAF  
TXC335-190900-  
/O.NEW.KMAF.TO.W.0007.170519T0828Z-170519T0900Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
328 AM CDT FRI MAY 19 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN MITCHELL COUNTY IN WESTERN TEXAS...  
 
* UNTIL 400 AM CDT  
 
* AT 328 AM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED 12 MILES SOUTH OF WESTBROOK, OR 19 MILES SOUTHWEST OF  
COLORADO CITY, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO AND GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
LAKE COLORADO CITY STATE PARK AROUND 400 AM CDT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 
TORNADOES ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE AND CONFIRM AT NIGHT. DO NOT  
WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW!  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3212 10114 3224 10117 3235 10099 3229 10088  
3209 10085  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0828Z 245DEG 16KT 3218 10107  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...1.75IN  
 

 
 
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