491  
WFUS54 KFWD 130018  
TORFWD  
TXC467-130100-  
/O.NEW.KFWD.TO.W.0039.170813T0018Z-170813T0100Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX  
718 PM CDT SAT AUG 12 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN VAN ZANDT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...  
 
* UNTIL 800 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 718 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED NEAR CANTON, MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO AND HALF DOLLAR 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...  
CANTON AROUND 725 PM CDT.  
 
THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 20 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 524 AND 538.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO 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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3243 9601 3260 9597 3258 9564 3236 9572  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0018Z 284DEG 15KT 3253 9595  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...1.25IN  
 

 
 
DUNN  
 
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